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Back Pain Infection
21 f hispanic abortion 11 days ago sex 2 days ago. Now experiencing abdominal/lower back pain. Infection? Pregnant? Use map -safe to use so soon?
See an OB/GYN: Don't fool around with this. Go get examined by a professional and have a specific diagnosis made and treatment suggested, along with having your questions answered. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Best to have it look: Best to have it looked at as continued pain could mean something is still wrong. ...Read more
Probably: Probably.Get a more detailed answer ›
See below: These symptoms could be serious and need to be thoroughly evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Recent research found 40% of people with chronic back pain had treatable infection which could be treated with co-amoxiclav. Could this be diagnosed?
Disciitis: Many patients who suffer ruptured discs turn out to have infections locally, and this may well explain why post-operative chronic low back pain persists, if not treated. May be a bit tough to pin down, but certain varieties of bone scans may help. Discuss with an infectious disease specialist and a neurosurgeon. This is a new discovery and not all the issues are worked out so far. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Common : Common symptoms of a bladder infection are urgency, frequency, burning with urination, and visible blood in the urine. Low back pain is less common but is a symptom. It also may be a symptom related to kidney infection in addition to bladder infection. Fever is generally associated with kidney infections along with nausea and vomiting. ...Read more
Back pain: Several organs can lead to back pain. Most of the pain arises from the lumbar spine. In females, feminine organs may also cause back pain. I would suggest you see a gynecologist for a check up to rule out such causes. If there is no problem there, see a pain physician who can properly rule out any spinal causes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possible stone: Blood in urine with back pain and no infection is usually because of you trying to pass a kidney stone. If the stone is small, pain might not be bad. You need to have more tests and xrays to find out the cause and treat it. The tests will also help find out if something more serious is going on. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Don't be fulled : Kidney infection can, but not always, be associated with back pain. Even then, the degree of pain does not necessarily correlate with the severity of the infection. That have being said, if one has a urinary tract infection and back pain follows, the doctor should be informed before full blown pyelonephritis and sepsis set in. ...Read more
Sprain/strain: It is unlikely that your sinus infection and the low back pain are connected...except indirectly that if you feel bad/sick because of the infection, your tolerance for dealing with the low back pain will be diminished. Your low back pain can be a lumbar facet issue, a discogenic pain or simply a strain/sprain. You could also have a kidney stone or stone in one of your ureters. See your doctor. ...Read more
Yes: Yes it is definitely possible.Get a more detailed answer ›
Daughter was diagnosed with UTI given 5 days of Zithromax 500 MG. 102 fever 4 days, back pain, nausea. Concerned kidney infection. Will Zithromax work?
Not if worsening: call pcp or proceed to the ER. need appropriate treatment immediately. agree kidney infection or complicated/infected kidney stone are possible; but also pelvic inflammatory disease and some other possibilities. ...Read more
I've had bad lower back pain, no uti or infection found. blood work wbc 14.9, neut abs 9.4, lymph abs 4.5 and crp of 5.8. What could cause this?
Kidney infection?back pain, restless sleep, cloudy urine, no burning,pee a lot/feel i have to pee but can't. No fever little nausea night sweats
F 21 hispanic abortion 11 days ago sex 2 days ago -condom broke now experiencing abdominal/lower back pain left side. Infection? Pregnant? Take map?
See your doctor: Return to your surgeon for a repeat examination to see what's going on. ...Read more