Hi, I am a frustrated mother whose 17yr old has been dealin
g with his problem for 3yrs sin
ce 4/04 after a day @ seaworld, he started havin
g severe pain
right below his belly button and vomitin
g. I took him to our Pediatrician & they said it was a viral in
fection & strept throat
, gave him antibiotics, his condition got worse, when I took him to the E.R. the nurse thought he had eaten licorish because his whole tongue had turned black. He has been tested for parasites (negative), H.