It was an accidental cure, so should this doctor do it again?

'You're not going to believe this, but Hector looks and feels like a million bucks'

I have one patient in each of my clinics with a long history of relentless abdominal pain, mild constipation, poor appetite and general malaise.

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Neither one has any abnormality on any of the testing that I — or my colleagues at the clinic or in the nearest hospital — have done: An alphabet soup of blood tests, CT scans, ultrasounds, endoscopies, gastric emptying studies and I don’t know what.

Each one of these older gentlemen usually comes in looking pale and gaunt, saying “I just don’t feel good, Doc”.

Now, one of them seems to be cured,

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