A 34-year-old female asked:
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i'm 27 weeks pregnant i've been struggling with uti, have been on several different antibiotics but no change. my biggest fear is becoming resistant to antibiotics and i'm still experiencing a lot of low back pain and bladder discomfort please advise?

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Urine MC&S and Sonar: You need to have a Urine Microscopy Culture and sensitivity test done, which will give you a better idea of the spesific organism and antibiotic sensitivity. Your gynae can also send you for bladder and kidney sonar.
Answered on Mar 25, 2020
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