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been having a throbbing pain, my mom was concerned i could have a kidney problem. what are symptoms of pulled muscles and symptoms of kidney infection?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
See below: A pulled muscle happens when you are bending suddently or lifting weight by bending. So a sudden pain is what would a muscle sprain or pulled muscle do. Kidney infections will produce urinary symptoms like frequent urination which may be associated with buring/stinging. Fever is also common if your kidney has infection , pain is usually in the back/flank . You need to see your doctor and be check.
Answered on Jan 22, 2016

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