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My son had salmon on Friday night. He started having diarrhea on fiday night and continues

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my son had salmon on Friday night. He started having diarrhea on fiday night and continues to have it. No vomiting. No pain abdomen. Had slight fever on Friday, none after that. Does not have any dehydration. Waited for few hours in E.R and left disappointedly. Does it sound like Salmonella infection? I am in Memphis and he is in Washington DC.What can we do to win his confidence back. Ken MD
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
Hello, this is Dr. David. I have read your question and I'm ready to help.
if he continues to have diarrhea, he needs to see a doctor and get a stool test to check for salmonella infection or clostridium difficile infection
or it could be just bad food poisoning.
he needs to find a good primary care doctor in washington DC who is in network for him
my classmate works in primary care in Herdon, VA outside of DC
http://www.herndonfamilymedicine.com/phys-wong.php
is he in DC proper or suburbs?
does he have a primary care doctor?

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