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When should you call the doctor about traveler's diarrhea?

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Seek medical help for traveler's diarrhea if:

  • Diarrhea is severe, bloody, or does not resolve within a few days
  • Diarrhea is accompanied by fever and chills
  • You are unable to keep fluids down to prevent dehydration

From: Traveler's Diarrhea WebMD Medical Reference

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on August 6, 2019
Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on August 6, 2019

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