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Steatorrhea

When to seek immediate medical care

See a doctor immediately if:

  • High fever
  • Black and tarry stools

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a doctor if:

  • Fatigue
  • Persistent diarrhea
  • Belly pain, cramps, bloating, and gas
  • Weight loss

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