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Sciatica Linked To Utis
Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back above the buttock area and below the ribs. Low back pain can be sharp, dull, intermittent or constant. Pain can be at rest or associated with activity. Back pain can also be accompanied with pain that shoots or radiates down into the lower extremities or legs which is frequently ...Read more
I have mid to lower right side back pain that comes in extreme waves. Misdiagnosed with a uti. Said its prob sciatica but Could it be my gallbladder?
Flank pain: That is certainly possible, but this is not a problem that can be solved on the internet. You need to see a doctor and have this investigated appropriately. If your doctor is not investigating this to your satisfaction perhaps you need a second opinion. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more
No Connection: See your PCP regarding your UTIGet a more detailed answer ›
No, unrelated: Both are fairly common conditions & thus certainly could coexist. Also both can cause back pain, although kidney/uti pain tends to be located higher up at level of posterior rib cage. Sciatica is a set of symptoms (low back, buttock or leg pain + areas of skin numbness) caused by various conditions: spinal disc herniation (slipped disc), spinal misalignment, spinal stenosis or pyriformis syndrome. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Painful sciatica in right leg with foot numbness but and has got worse over 8week this started after a uti. Cocodamol 30/500mg do not control pain ?
Given Your Pain: I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
37 weeks pregnant with yet another UTI and on antibiotics. Having pain in my left lower back/hip shooting into buttocks... Kidney pain vs sciatica?
Do I have ovarian cancer or a uti? Urine+++ for leucocytes & rbcs, severe sciatica type back pelvic pain both legs, frequency and sudden ibs symptoms.
Given ciproflaxocin sat for uti, only symptoms low back pain. Today still back pain. No culture given on urine. Bad sign? Had red/white bld cells in urine.
Not necessarily: If you are having continued symptoms, you may have been misdiagnosed or have an infection that is not responsive to that drug. It is also possible that you could have a kidney stone. You should call your doctor back and get their advice. ...Read more
If you've been treated for a UTI could you still have a kidney infection? I'm having low back pain and just finished five days antibiotics
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