A 34-year-old male asked:
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7 mnths ago I have been exper lower back pain, urine culture shows staph species 4 weeks ago, i took antibiotics like genta, cipro, (ciprofloxacin) amoxil, yet no change.

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Not due to infection: Then it is unlikely your back pain was related to a urinary tract infection. A musculoskeletal cause is more likely.
Answered on Feb 21, 2013

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