Diverticulitis vs IBS-D

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Okay, so I had diarrhea with no cramping for what seemed like two weeks for no reason.  Everything I ate triggered it.  Then I got the familiar DD pain in my lower left, and put myself on a liquid/soft diet and started on my stand by antibiotics.  I got a little better after a week, but still had the diarrhea.  I went to the doctor.

He told me to stop the antibiotic since I seemed to have relieved the pains, and upped my probiotics, put me on an antispasmodic and gas reliever (because now I had excess wind as well).  Told me to return in 3 days if no relief.

i continued to slowly improve, but I went back to the doc because the diarrhea was making me weak.  He gave me a powder full of electrolytes, etc., and told me to start adding proteins to my diet.  He thought I might need an ultrasound to rule out a partial bowel obstruction, but the ultrasound clinic couldn't fit me in and told me to call in three days.

So now, naturally, I no longer have diarrhea.  My stools are soft, but not bothersome.  What IS bothersome is the gas.  I do have IBS-D (diarrhea prominent as opposed to constipation), and I believe that has been the problem here.

Do I go for the ultrasound anyway?

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