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Swelling in hands and feet. Uti and sunburn on legs, shoulders, back and feet? Can the sunburn cause me to retain water in my hands leg and feet?

Swelling in hands and feet. Uti and sunburn on legs, shoulders, back and feet? Can the sunburn cause me to retain water in my hands leg and feet?

Need to be evaluated: Hand and feet swelling with sunburn symptoms and symptoms of UTI need to be carefully evaluated by a doctor. These could be early indications of auto immune disorders. Your symptoms should be taken into account with further detailed history and exam. ...Read more

Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Edema (Definition)

Fluid in the tissues, either caused by something local to the swollen area like an injury or inflammation, or from the body's retention of water. Gravity brings the fluid to the feet & legs in that case. As a general rule, if one foot is swollen, something is wrong with the foot. If both feet are swollen, it's not the feet, but water ...Read more


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Ice cold painful stiff numb feet swelling, also in legs very sore. What tests do I need? Could this be from reoccurring utis? What do I need to do?

Ice cold painful stiff numb feet swelling, also in legs very sore. What tests do I need? Could this be from reoccurring utis? What do I need to do?

Feet: Your symptoms can't be explained by a UTI. You need a good physical exam by your MD to determine the cause. You are too young to have poor circulation and alternative causes need go be looked for. Based on your exam and history further test can be done. Call and see your MD. ...Read more

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My doc has me on 40mg Lisinopril and 10 mg of amlodipine. My BP is running about 100/76. I am experiencing a lot of UTIs, swelling in legs and feet.

My doc has me on 40mg Lisinopril and 10 mg of amlodipine. My BP is running about 100/76. I am experiencing a lot of UTIs, swelling in legs and feet.

Blood pressure: The swelling in feet is most likely secondary to the amlodipine. The UTIs are not associated with those medications. Talk to your doctor about your issues. ...Read more

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I am experiencing ankle swelling after starting macrobid 3 days ago for uti...no other symptoms...should I keep taking medicine?

I am experiencing ankle swelling after starting macrobid 3 days ago for uti...no other symptoms...should I keep taking medicine?

Med side effect: I would get a change in antibiotic. Drugs can do a lot of good things as well as have all types of side effects.
Best to just change the medication. If goes away you have proven the side effect to the med. If not need to have revisit to see why you have the ankle swelling. ...Read more

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I have a history of uti's is their anything I can do that doesn't require me handing over my arm and leg?

I have a history of uti's is their anything I can do that doesn't require me handing over my arm and leg?

Recurrent UTI: Not sure what "arm and leg" is about, unless maybe the cost of medical care for UTIs? There are easy steps to help prevent frequently recurring UTI in women. Ask doctor about possible antibiotic dose whenever you have sex, or perhaps on a regular basis e.g. 2-3 times a week. Perhaps avoid spermicides, diaphragm, and cervical cap if using them. Or an infectious disease specialist can help. ...Read more

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28f no UTI yet lower left side of back hurts down my leg as well but I feel it may be my kidney. Went septic 4yrs ago from this. Other things possible?

28f no UTI yet lower left side of back hurts down my leg as well but I feel it may be my kidney. Went septic 4yrs ago from this. Other things possible?

Sciatica?: Since you have a history of kidney problem one always keep that in mind. However your pain is going down the leg which raises the possibility of sciatica due to irritation of nerves in the back. Discuss this possibility with your doctor ...Read more

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Can a UTI cause severe leg pain?

Can a UTI cause severe leg pain?

It can: Cause severe low back pain. I have not seen severe leg pain. ...Read more

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Can UTI medication cause misled spasms in back and legs?

Can UTI medication cause misled spasms in back and legs?

Possible: The course is usually short, making it not a long lasting problem. However, antibiotics could have variable side effects that change from a person to another. For instance, cipro, (ciprofloxacin) a common antibiotic for UTI is known to cause musculoskeletal side effects as severe as rupture of muscle tendons, albeit rare. ...Read more

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Pain in my right lower abdo, radiating to my leg, hurts when I press hard. What's difference between UTI and appendictis?, gp said its grumbling apendi

Pain in my right lower abdo, radiating to my leg, hurts when I press hard. What's difference between UTI and appendictis?, gp said its grumbling apendi

Musculoskeletal: Appendicitis is constant, worsens, causes fever, and declares itself in hours as it becomes a medical emergency. The leg pain does not correlate with either appy or urine problem. A pelvic girdle musculoskeletal disorder is implicated; with irritation of the sciatic nerve. Another consideration is an hernia. The best type doctors to diagnose either osteopath or physiatrist. ...Read more

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Can recurrent UTIs cause edema of the Labia?

Can recurrent UTIs cause edema of the Labia?

Labial swelling: Swelling of the labia is most often caused by sexual activity if it is on both sides, or a vaginal infection, not a "UTI". A prolonged vaginal infection with bacteria or yeast can cause labial swelling. See your healthcare provider for an exam and evaluation. ...Read more

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Is edema of the area where the foreskin was sutured during circumcision normal during UTI? Been taking Ciprofloxacin 500mg for 3 days now.

Is edema of the area where the foreskin was sutured during circumcision normal during UTI? Been taking Ciprofloxacin 500mg for 3 days now.

If done recently yes: If there was recent a circumcisionit is normal for there to be some swelling or edema afterwards, even if there is no UTI. The surgeon who did the surgery should be the best person to tell you if the amount of swelling is normal or not. Excessive redness and warmth might be signs of a infection. ...Read more

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I had a cathetar put in when I broke my leg. I got uti, renal failure no output hemogl. 6.6 gfr29they gave me blood and iron what happened?

I had a cathetar put in when I broke my leg. I got uti, renal failure no output hemogl. 6.6 gfr29they gave me blood and iron what happened?

Trauma: Acute post traumatic renal failure... Many possibilities. I lean toward myoglobinuria, but just don't know your story. You need a good nephrologist. ...Read more

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I was told I had a uti that has gone innkidneys? . Was treated but pain is back more severe but pain spreads down butt and legs and vaginal discharge

See urologist...: To sort the related things concerning your genitourinary symptoms out can be done "easily" by following instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. More revealing such? Contact www. HealthTap/com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login - using video/ audio help learn more and faster. ...Read more

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For the past 3 days I have sharp pains on the side back left radiating to my leg. No UTI infection and normal urination. I'm not sure if this is the k?

For the past 3 days I have sharp pains on the side back left radiating to my leg. No UTI infection and normal urination. I'm not sure if this is the k?

Back/spine problem: Almost certainly this isn't related to your kidneys. Such pain is typical of a problem in the spine, with pressure on a nerve causing pain down the leg. You might have spinal arthritis, injury, or herniated disc. See your doctor if it contines. ...Read more

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Why would a female have pelvic heaviness and leg weakness. I do not have a UTI (negative culture, no burning), but it feels similar to a UTI coming on.?

Why would a female have pelvic heaviness and leg weakness. I do not have a UTI (negative culture, no burning), but it feels similar to a UTI coming on.?

Uterine Enlargement?: You should see your gyn! A pelvic ultrasound is painless and provides invaluable information. Your symptoms may be coming from uterine enlargement of which there are many reasons. ...Read more

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Can a UTI cause your legs to ache?

Can a UTI cause your legs to ache?

Normally No.: A regular UTI cannot cause your legs to ache unless you are dehydrated. If symptoms continue to get worse it may be a sign of a more significant infection in your pelvic region. Please see your primary doctor if symptoms get worse or continue. ...Read more

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Can a UTI cause your legs to ache?

Not likely: Now if you are dehydrated your legs may ache and the dehydration could precipitate a uti ...Read more

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My legs hurt badly. I've been up since 5:00am using the bathroom every 3 minutes. My boyfriend an I did have intercourse lastnight. Could I have a uti?

Most likely you have: An uti. I am unsure as to the reason for your leg pains. I think they are unrelated.
See your pcp, get a urine exam and possibly an antibiotic.
Good luck. ...Read more

Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


Dr. Mark Pack
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Urinary Tract Infection (Definition)

A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more