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From: jenny low <email@example.com> To: Multiple recipients of list ADHESIONS <firstname.lastname@example.org> Sent: Tuesday, February 27, 2001 9:05 PM Subject: Re: Possible bowel obstruction?
> I think that if you have a history of adhesions that I would go ahead and
> see the doctor if anything to rule out a bowel obstruction and to give
> yourself peace of mind. I have never had a complete bowel obstruction
myself > but I have read that there is severe vomiting with it. I know you were
> saying that you had diarrhea. So it could possibly even be a partial or it
> could be just a virus. But if you have the history of adhesions in the
past > it would be worth having the doctor check you out. I don't think that
would > be something I would play around with. I do hope you are feeling better. I
> wll keep you in my thoughts and prayers. Let me know what you decide to do
> or what you find out.
> >From: email@example.com (Zoe)
> >Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >To: Multiple recipients of list ADHESIONS
> >Subject: Possible bowel obstruction?
> >Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2001 11:23:45 -0600
> >I was hoping for some advice. Since Friday night I have chronic
> >dihorrea vomitting and terrible cramps. On sat after not having eaten
> >all day I thought I was feeling better. I ate a little and then the
> >vomiting etc started again. This continued all day sunday and I was
> >unable to keep fluids down. I didn't even try to eat.
> >Today I feel a bit better, weak and still nauseas but I haven't been
> >sick. If anything I feel constipated today.
> >How long should I wait before I call the Dr out? It's probably just a
> >bug but when should I start to worry about bowel obstruction?
> >I'm sure that many of you suffer frequent bowel problems and would know
> >much more than I...
> >I've also been told that I have a rumbling appendix too...
> >Zoe (UK)