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how rare is loin pain, hematuria syndrome?

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Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
Common: Hematuria can be painful or painless. Painful can be related to kidney, ureteral, or sones in the urethra. Other pain can occur from kidney obstructions or rumors, bladder rumors, urethral stricture, urethritis. Fairly common.
Answered on Jun 29, 2019
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Very rare.: Loin pain-hematuria syndrome was first described in 1967, as severe unilateral or bilateral flank pain accompanied by hematuria. It is a very rare entity, with a prevalence ranging from 0.012% to 0.07% percent of the population.
Answered on Apr 16, 2018
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