A 46-year-old member asked:
Can pyelo cause lower back pain and abdominal cramps?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: The pyelonephritis is infection and inflammation of the kidney , and when the infection is spreading down via the ureters - the conducting pipes taking urine, down to urinary bladder , the infected debris can block ureters can block and cause colic, infection of urinary bladder can occur causing pain.Also the infection through blood vessels can cause congestion of abdominal and pelvic organs & pain.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Abdominal and lower back pain, what does that mean?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Too many causes: Honestly there are far too many possible causes to list. Thats what a doctor does when they ask you all the questions so they can figure out the cause. See your doctor to get at the cause. Some causes are simple and some more difficult to figure out. The internet can help with information but not with diagnosis. Good luck.
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 29, 2018
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