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How can my mom go ta get feeling better with both her Kindney infection, along with her bad Flu that she has too, or also. ?
Thanks for asking: Hi LindseyB. Thanks for your concern for your mom? Kidney infections usually require antibiotic treatment, sometimes for weeks. Being sick with flu on top of that is miserable, and if she can't take oral antibiotics, she should go to the ER for evaluation. Otherwise, see a doctor, or ask for a longer consultation. ...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
Back pain on left: These symptoms can be a kidney stone or infection. If burning upon urination or blood seen in the toilet after urination is a sign of infection. However can be other kidney related diseases. More tests and physical evaluation needs to be done to pinpoint the cause. Hopefully this is just a strained muscle on the left back. ...Read more
I have a kindney stone its 9mm in size I don't have ins what should I do I eake up evey day in severe pain, and and always have frequent kindney infections is there a wsy to get rid of this stone?
UROLOGIST: See a urologist and explain that you need free care. Go to your town hall and ask about programs to help people get medical care. Your local hospital will have someone who will help you get care. Meanwhile drink as much water as you can. Take care of it now. You could lose a kidney. ...Read more
I have been treated for two kidney infections in the last two months. Although I am not feverish, I have had significant kindney pain since. Normal?
Not normal: Check with your doctor if you have any other underlying anatomical abnormalities or stones etc. ...Read more
Preventing UTI's: Several things will help reduce the frequency of UTI's (urinary tract infections) 1) plenty of fluids and make sure that you empty your bladder while voiding 2) avoid wiping back to front 3) as soon as possible after intercourse voiding 4 avoid over using vaginal douches That should help ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can one know that his kidney us sick? What are the major causes of kidney ailure, and last, what cures kidney malfunction? Or infection?
Is it normal to still have pain around your kidney a year after having an infection. The pain never went just faded but is now getting worse?
See your : Doctor to look for a diagnosis. It should have become less painful overtime. That it is more painful suggests that there may be a new process occurring. ...Read more
Antibiotics.: A kidney infection is potentially serious. It should be treated aggressively to limit kidney damage and prevent blood infections, a dangerous complication. E. Coli is the most common cause, and treatment is with antibiotics. The culture result that revealed e. Coli should also show which antibiotics are appropriate. A full course should be taken. Serious infections will require IV anitbiotics. ...Read more
Kidney infection: Sometimes a simple lower urinary tract infection can ascend and involve the kidneys. Typically, this will cause fevers, low back and/or abdominal pains, and overall feeling ill. If you think you may have a kidney infection (pyelonephritis) you need to seek medical attention right away. ...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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