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Abdominal Pain And Burning Urination
Sharp left side lower abdominal pain. Slight burning when urinating, and stinging pain in shaft of penis when pressure is applied. Any ideas?
Burning urination is a general descriptive term denoting an over-sensitized state of urethral lining secondary to injury by inflammation from bacterial UTI or STD-related urethritis or physical trauma, and its severity may range from just feeling a tad of irritation on urine flowing passage to unbearable pain leading to inability to relax to pee. In short, it is ...Read more
Occult blood in urine, high BP, headaches, abdominal pain, recurrent burning when urinating (couple Xs a month). Nephrologist on 4/27, possible causes?
Kidneys: Kidney disease can cause high blood pressure. Burning on urination requires a urine culture and colony count to diagnose a urinary tract infection. Abdominal pain is nonspecific. A kidney ultrasound is a good screening test to examine the urinary tract, but more intensive studies would include a microscopic exam of the urine, kidney CT scan, arteriogram of renal arteries(dysplasia),biopsy ...Read more
9 year old girl lower abdomen pain when urinating. No fever, no burning, no blood in urine, does not urinate more frequently than usual. UTI?
Possible UTI: Symptoms are suggestive of UTI and it's the first diagnossis that has to be ruled out. When there is fever, the kidneys may also be infected, and in that case and it's much more serious. You don't want to wait for that to happen. Another, less common possibility is urinary tenesmus, which would also need a work up. You need to take your daughter to see a doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had an unprotected sex, burning sensation when i pee before, irregular menstrual cycle, 4 days late, stomach ache not abdominal cramps?
Two Issues: You have a bladder or other urinary tract infection. Why are you not getting this treated? Second if you worry you could be pregnant then you go get a pregnancy test and complete it in the privacy of your home. You had exposure to sperm. And, your period is late. Don't you think it is time for a test? ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not Sure of Your ??: Upper abdominal pain can be caused by many illnesses of the esophagus, stomach, duodenum (small intestine), liver, gallbladder, & pancreas. Only a doctor can investigate the cause and will ask what brings it on, makes it better/worse, how long it lasts, and any other associated symptoms. I don't know what "a hole in the bladder" means; but painful urination could =infection. Please get checked! ...Read more
For the past week have I have had a upper abdominal pain, fatigued all the time, constipation, gaining weight, frequent urination.
Constipation: Constipation is common and source of many abdominal symptoms. A bowel regimen to achieve 2 soft bowel movements daily (water, juices up to 1.5 liters daily, fiber tablets, laxatives, stool softeners, probiotics) and walking are non-prescription tools you use to reach goal. If you have fever, vomiting, localized pain lasting over 40 minutes get evaluated. ...Read more
My 9yo son has an unexplained high fever, nose bleed, stomach ache, burning on urinating but ua was normal at ped office yesterday. Eating/drinking ok?
What else?: This may be serious. A negative ua doesn't explain the other findings, your son needs a full evaluation. What did the pediatrician tell you? What other tests are pending or will be done? What did his physical examination show? Talk to your doctor about all this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urologist referral: 20y fem. absent UTI w. "bladder cramps, frequency" & dysuria. Interstitial Cystitis, IC, considered; cause unknown; Rx empirical per Urologists. My experience: IC highly associated w. Hypermobility Syndrome & sacroiliac joint, SIJ, laxity. Presacral neural plexus overlies ventral SIJ sulcus. Does parasympathetic impingement arouse bladder smooth muscle hyperactivity? Is IC a dysautonomic disorder? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer