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Can A Kidney Infection Delay Your Period
Yes: Infections can affect your hormones and menstrual cycle. At age 48, it would also be normal to start having perimenopausal symptoms, which means that your menstrual cycles become more irregular. Average age of menopause is 51, but at 48 sometimes the intervals between bleeding begin to change. I hope your infection is clearing up and you're feeling better! ...Read more
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
I have had kidney infection 3 times and UTI infection probably 6 times over a 5 year period what could be causing this?
Need Urologist Help!: To have so many severe kidney infections suggests you need the help of a specialist in kidney disorders -- a urologist. Please make an appointment so that you can have a thorough history and physical exam taken, as well as diagnostic tests that might help find out why this is happening. Occasionally, what is found might require antibiotics for life! Please get checked! Good luck! ...Read more
If my period was late due to the kidney infection i'm treating, would it still come this month or not until next month?
No connection: A kidney infection per se should no affect the date of your period. ...Read more
Why did my period come 10days early..and after it ended..I feel pressure down there..like a kidney infection feeling that won't go away?
I have a kidney infection and just started medication for it. Then i started my period. Which is better to use a pad or tampon in this case?
UTI: You could use what ever makes you feel better and comfortable. You have already started treatment , so i don't believe either will make any difference. ...Read more
Blood and Females: Blood from a bladder infection is coming from the bladder and urethra...Not from the uterus. Menstrual period bleeding comes from the uterus. If you do not know your own anatomy you may want to read the women's health manifesto: "our bodies our selves" as a start to getting to know your self and how it all works. ...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
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