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how do I know if my kidney infection is gone

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Need to investigate: You should go see your doctor to investigate the cause. There can be something else going on in your kidney or in the spine. Often the kidney infectio ... Read More
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Dr. Tarek Shahbandar
21 years experience Anesthesiology
More than one cause: You may have another cause of your back pain like lumbar strain... Follow up with your doctor to make sure there is no more infection still and good l ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aaron Roland
34 years experience Family Medicine
Signs of kidney infx: A kidney infection is a urinary infection which has spread beyond the bladder to the kidney. An "ordinary" bladder infection makes you feel like you h ... Read More
Dr. Mark Kuhnke
39 years experience General Surgery
Get seen: A kidney infection, as opposed to a common urinary tract infection, is a big deal. Fever, flank pain, shakes and chills, as well as urinary irritation ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Suitable antibiotics: U need 2c doctor who will send urine culture to identify bacteria causing infection ; which antibiotic will be effective to kill the bacteria. In mean ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asaf Presente
15 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Antibiotics: A patient with a kidney infections (pyelonephritis) should be treated with an appropriate antibiotic and be kept well hydrated after being seen by a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Kidney infections: Many causes from biochemistry that predisposes to this, to anatomical issues in the renal system. You must have a full evaluation. Repeated kidney inf ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Luis Eguiguren
40 years experience Pediatrics
Antibiotics: Kidney infections are serious. Associated symptoms are fever, malaise, back pain, nausea and vomiting, and urinary symptoms such as a painful and burn ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Shaw
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Symptoms or see a md: Symptoms of UTI are burning and increased frequency as well as lower abdominal pain . If you start to have fever or back pain the infection may be spr ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Antibiotics: See a physician, get a urine culture and get a prescription for antibiotics based on the culture results.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Segal
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Burning on urination: Burning on urination is a symptom of a urinary tract infection. You need to have a urinalysis done to see if you have a kidney infection and a urine ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Shaw
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Symptoms or see md: Symptoms of UTI are burning, urinating more often and lower abdominal pain. If the pain spreads to your back or your have fever you may have a kidney ... Read More

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