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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Several: One could experience painful urination, frequency, blood in the urine, back pain, feverish, a possible odor to the urine, the feeling of urgency, etc. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
Kidney infection: Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) generally causes fever, chills and very significant flank pain. One generally feels "sick". Bladder infection (cyst ... Read More
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Dr. Laura McMullen
21 years experience Pediatrics
You : You should call your doctor and discuss your symptoms and see how soon you can be seen. If you are having fever, chills, severe back pain, nausea or ... Read More
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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Call your doctor: Call your doctor's office. If they know you have serious pain or a possibly serious problem, they probably will arrange to see you or give you advice ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Frequency, fever: Frequency, fever, chill, pain, change in urine color, smell.......At the beginning. Flank pain, nausea, weakness, hematuria, pus in urine, not able to ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clifford Marshall
57 years experience Urology
Kidney infection: Kidney infections are more serious than bladder infections bladder infections usually clear in one week kidney infections can take 3 to 4 weeks. See u ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
RU on antibiotics: You should be on appropriate antibiotic therapy. Hope urine culture was taken & you were started on a broad spectrum antibiotic which achieve good tis ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
25 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Yes: You need to find out the cause and try to fix it before these infections cause major damage.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emerson Knight
48 years experience Urology
Probably not a uti: Generally kidney infections give pain most of the time and have other urinary symptoms such as burning, frequency, etc and also may have fever. Howeve ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
49 years experience Infectious Disease
Fever plus: Flank pain, pain on urination and frequency of urination.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
While both can: Cause malodorous urine, kidney infections are more serious: pain in side or back, very high fever, chills, and sepsis. Bladder symptoms are frequency ... Read More
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