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I have been having diarrhea a month. A week (7days)

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I have been having diarrhea for almost a month. A week (7days) ago I started severe abdominal cramps. Nausea, but no vomiting. No appetite. Very little food consumption I am week. A few ounces of applesauce, 2 bananas, 2 ounces of yogurt, and a couple ounces of mashed potatoes. That's totally consumption in 7 days. I alternate between chills and burning hot. I am trying to drink Gatoraid and have been taking a probiotic for 2 says.
Went to ER 3 days ago. Blood test normal. BP normal. Ox normal. Prescribed flagyl.
Now my feet are cold, clammy, sweaty for the past few hours.
I am a healthy, in shape, active 63 yr old female with no medical history except having an undetermined auto immune issue... not severe. Rheum. Said undifferentiated connective tissue.
I had knee replacement surgery on March 1st. Problems with options after.
I have many siblings & father who have auto immune issues. Hashimoto, crohns,
Please help. Abdominal pains hurt so much. And now feet?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 5 months ago.
Have you had stool studies done?
Expert:  Michael Salama replied 5 months ago.
Is there anything else I can help you with today?