A 24-year-old female asked:
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i am 13weeks pregnant and my kidneys have been aching for about a week now. water and cranberry juice has not helped. i also have a horrible headache.

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Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Need more info: You need to consult with your OB/GYN to answer this question as there are many reasons for your complaint and you do not want to endanger the life of your unborn child or yourself as your body is changing.
Answered on Jun 7, 2015
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Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
If you are: Having pain for a week and are pregnant you should se your doc and not presume the cause and self treat. Please Seee your doc
Answered on Jun 7, 2015
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Dr. Zia Umruddin
25 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
May be normal: Get a prenatal check up including Urine analysis, Blood pressure check and physical examination.
Answered on Jul 13, 2014
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