Hello. As you can see i am new here but i make lots of discussions and try to give advice. I love to share my thoughts and participate. So here is my problem. I have not actually been diagnosed with any digestive problem. I was told a few years ago that i had IBS and that it does not cause weight loss. But lately i have had alot of weight loss. My first time i had problems with my digestive system i was only about 15 years old. I just remember alot of cramping and pain when i went to the bathroom. Not alot of blood though. So i went to the DR. and i was told i had IBS at that point. So i went on my way and delt with it. After about a year it seemed to go away. I though it was over and i was fine. But when i was 17 going on 18 i started having alot of tummy pain. I was up alot through out the night and i was always sick to my tummy. I thought if i drank milk it would help and make it go away because it felt like my stomach was burning so i thought it was a bad bad case of indigestion. But the milk seemed to make it worse. After a year of that i woke up one day with so much pain in my gut i went to the ER. I told them what all had happened that day. Burning pain in my right side under my ribs. I threw up something that looked like coffee. I was so sick to my stomach and i could not keep anything down. After being there for hours and having an ultrasound done i was told i had gullstones and i needed to have my gullbladder removed. So the next day i was in the OR. So i thought finally it was going to be over. But again i was wrong. After i had my gullbladder out my pain went away slowly and i was fine for a few years. Now i just turned 22 and i started having problems again. In the time i had no pain i had gained weight. Alot of weight that i need to lose. I was having problems keeping off weight and having problems losing it. But now to this day i have lost 50lbs. I am losing alot of my hair, running to the bathroom alot.(about 10) times a day. I have little or no energy. My list could go on. But i refuse to se a doc because i had a bad experience with my last doc. So after writing my whole list and life my Question is could this be Crohn's or colitis? Thanks for any advance.
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