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I'm 52 female. Recent symptoms are nausea, profound

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Hello Dr David,
I'm 52 female. Recent symptoms are nausea, profound exhaustion, light headedness. I had a stomach ulcer found years ago. Do I need to be seen quickly for a colonoscopy or endoscopy?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

you are better to see your primary care doctor for extensive blood tests and stool testing for blood to check for blood in your stool.

you need CBC complete blood counts

you could be having gastritis inflammation of your stomach causing nausea.

you may need a stomach acid reducing agent.

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