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Dr. Dan B., Board Certified Ophthalmologist
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Experience:  Eye surgeon experienced in cataracts, glaucoma, retina & neuro-ophthalmology
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I am 85,..very thin but my stomach has suddenly become very

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I am 85,..very thin but my stomach has suddenly become very distended like I'm 5 months pregnant...I had a complete ultra sound of my abdomen and everything came out perfect...Yet I still get diarrhea and my stomach doesn't look normal
JA: How long has this been bothering you? Are you experiencing any vomiting or nausea?
Customer: no...I don't vomit or get headaches and am never nausea. .I feel fine...I play tennis 3 times a week and feel okay except that I can't digest food with sulfites and preservatives.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I take eye drops for Glaucoma...timoptic (it has beta blockers) twice a day.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Eye
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 9 months ago.

what other meds do you take?

can you list them all?

did you take antibiotics in the past 3 months for any reason?