Stomach and liver illness - NBC12 - Richmond, VA News

Stomach and liver illness

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Dr. Patrick Wooward is seeing cases connected to stomach and liver illness.

He has treated several patients with loose stools, nausea and skin itching.

This is likely a viral infection affecting the intestines and liver.

Treatment is aimed at symptoms - bland low fat diet, imodium for diarrhea, claritin and cool baths if itching is a problem.

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