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Kidney pain that comes and goes
A 27-year-old male asked:
Left armpit smells bad.right armpit odorless. night sweats.abdomen pain, and dull/aching pain in kidney that comes and goes. h/o right inguinal hernia?
Dr. David Earleanswered
General Surgery 33 years experience
See your doctor : Sounds like you need to see your primary care provider ASAP. It has nothing to do with the hernia, but you need a more complete evaluation, exam, and ... Read More
3.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grant Linnellanswered
Radiology 26 years experience
Yes: Kidney stones often cause flank pain. Especially with a history of stones, this should be a consideration.
4.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 27-year-old male asked:
Bo under left armpit only. discomfort under both. left kidney pain comes and goes. green urine. sharp pain in lower left abdomen. night sweats. what?
Dr. Stephen Scholandanswered
Infectious Disease 25 years experience
Green urine & sweats: This constellation of symptoms should be checked out by a doctor. I'm concerned u may have malaria and that green urine is actually broken up blood ce... Read More
3.9k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 29-year-old female asked:
I have kidney pain on my left side that comes and goes and it radiates to my lower hip and front pelvic area, what could this be? i've had it for about 3 days now and it hurts alot
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledgeanswered
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Flank pain: Lots of causes of flank pain. Pain that comes and goes and radiates to the pelvic area could be a kidney stone - but many other causes from ovarian c... Read More
467 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 31-year-old female asked:
I have pain on left middle back when i lean to the side it hurts a lot and then the pain comes and goes when im not stretching to the side could this be kidney pain or muscle pain?
Dr. Birendra Tandananswered
Urology 36 years experience
Kidney pain is generally not related to stretching and originates in the flanks. So it is not from the kidneys
Answered Jan 28, 2022
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marianna Postanswered
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Get ua: Are you sure it is a kidney pain? Get a urinalysis and a physical exam.
5.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Cherulloanswered
Urology 26 years experience
Renal capsule: Kidney pain is caused classically because of distension or stretching of the renal capsule. This happens with blockages (stones) and infection most c... Read More
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauberanswered
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Depends on cause: Flank pain due to an obstructing stone can be of sudden onset, very sharp, excruciating ; can come in waves (colic). Worse than childbirth. Pain from ... Read More
4.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggsanswered
Hand Surgery 21 years experience
Variable: Hydrate, keep away from nsaids , breathe right.
5.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantinoanswered
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Kidney pain: Discomfort from kidney pathology ,like tumors or infection, usually occurs in the midback or flank and may be dull or an ache. Kidney stone pain is se... Read More
139 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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