What are the symptoms of HUS?
Symptoms of HUS usually appear 5 to 10 days after the diarrhea starts. You should call your doctor if you notice any of the following symptoms:
- Pale skin
- Unexplained bruising or bleeding
- Swelling of the face, hands, feet or any other part of the body
- Decreased urination
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: An Emerging Health Risk by S Razzaq, M.D. (American Family Physician September 15, 2006, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20060915/991.html)
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