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A lot of things: Pain in this area can be caused by many things. You will need to see your doctor. He/she will take a good history of your pain, ie its location, is it constant or intermittent, the quality of the pain (i.E sharp, dull, aching, burning etc) whether it is affected by change of position or not, whether it has any relationship to eating or not and many other questions. Then a physical exam and tests. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Infection: These symptoms could be due to a urianry tract as well as a kidney stone that is passing. See your physician as soon as possible so that appropriate therapy may be started. ...Read more
Acute abdominal pain w tenderness, pain in middle abdomen & sharp pain in lower. fever, chills, dark urine, no appetite, back pain, nausea diarrhea.
They're Connected: The bladder is connected to the flank (kidney) via the ureter, so this is likely involved. There is more to your story, which might help figure this out: history of kidney stones? History of bladder infections or kidney infections? My best guesses based on your story are that you either have (1)reflux of urine from the bladder back up the ureter or (2) a stone in the ureter. See a urologist. ...Read more
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
Penis pain just below head,abdominal pain in morning,constipation,urinary retention,rectal pain any help?
Endometriosis: Endometriosis can affect the ovary, on the uterus, the the fallopian tubes, or rarely the intestines or bladder. Although it can only be diagnosed surgically, if it is inside the ovary, you may be able to see an endometrioma with a pelvic ultrasound. The pain you describe typically occurs only with you menstrual cycles but can sometimes cause pain at other times as well. ...Read more
Commonly seen: In laparoscopic surgery, the abdomen is inflated with carbon dioxide (CO2) gas to make a "cave" that the surgeon can see/work in. At the end of the case, the CO2 gas is removed, but invariably, some remains beneath the diaphragms. The "pain" nerves of the shoulder are the same as the diaphragm. Therefore, patients often complain of shoulder pain after laparoscopic surgery. ...Read more
Some possibilities: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever), gall stones, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Most people with "sharp pain", meaning more than mild pain, need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery. ...Read more
31yo, suprapubic catheter placed after nerves to bladder stopped functioning. Body bruises, nausea 24/7, poor balance. Doctor has no answers...
Seek evaluation.: Suprapubic & pelvic pain can have straightforward causes, such as a urinary tract infection which can be diagnosed & treated in an uncomplicated way. Other causes can be more difficult to diagnose & manage, such as complex pelvic pain syndromes which may require medication, behavior modification, & physical therapy. Find & work with a gynecologist or urologist who specializes in pelvic pain. ...Read more
Had a low lying placenta @12.5weeks . I'm now 18 weeks measuring 21 with suprapubic pain. Could this be related to the placenta?
Possibly not likely : Placenta previous very common in early pregnancy. Overtime the placental typically grows and moves up and out-of-the-way. Unless it completely covers the opening of the cervical opening (os), is unlikely to cause any significant problems. Any bleeding however or significant cramping should cause you to check with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Other sx's?: When you are starting labor your water may break or you may have blood in vaginal discharge. The baby may feel like s/he had dropped lower. Nausea or loose stools may be present . Contractions may be strong, regular and don't cease until delivery. There may also be back pain. ...Read more
Had chronic suprapubic pain for 3+ years. Spreads to groin and thighs. Never found anything, except 1 mycoplasma. Could there be a connection or not?
I have low back pain and suprapubic pain, could I have a urine infection? Even though no cystitis?
I am 24 weeks pregnant diagnosis with suprapubic pain my legs hurt and i can't stand or sit without pain should I call my dr?
Yes: If you can not sit or stand you need to contact your doctor. ...Read more
Intermit zap "pain" suprapubic area dozens of times a day over last 5 days. No probs yest. H/o bodily muscle twitches perhaps anxiety related. Cause?
May be neuropathy: You could have some type of pudendal nerve neuralgia or neuropathy due to trauma (i.e. from sexual activity, other physical activity, childbirth, sharp blow to the crotch area, etc.). You may need blood urine, urine sample, and an examination by a physician. There may be specific mediation that can help depending on the diagnosis. Want more info in private consult? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more
6mon.bak Heavy n huge blood wen need to urinate.Kleibsela5tims.No relief frm.antibio.
Kub ct,ultrasound norml.burn pain in suprapubic,rt.thigh&hipbone?
UTI: urinary tract infections are capable of producing those symptoms, and then some. Klebsiella infections no matter where they are notoriously difficult to treat. Finding the right antibiotics or combination of antibiotics is difficult. It is best to continue to talk to your doctor or perhaps a specialist to help. I have found that sometimes cranberry juice will help. See what your doctor says. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Changing suprapubic catheter may cause some discomfort / pain. With understanding and accepting reality, almost all patients tolerates very well. Over time, they incorporate such chores as a part of their life and cope with it well. So, work closely with your doc, it's bearable. But occasionally, few patients tend to form encrustation at the end of catheter leading to more pain at pulling it out. ...Read more
Are suprapubic catheters safe? What are the risks involved? I am supposed to have one put in on Tuesday morning and I am worried.
Suprapubic catheter: Suprapubic catheter is usually chosen because the alternative is worse in the long term - neurogenic bladder, kidney failure from urine backup. It is a relatively easy procedure without much complication risk. You or your caretaker needs to learn how to take care of the catheter to lessen chance of urine infection or dislodgement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Weight loss: At 216 pounds, your BMI would be > 30. Your best bet is to start on a sensible, low fat diet ... Your doctor should be able to partner with you and if appropriate provide you with a referral to a nutritionist or some medication to help you reach your goals. New medications such as Qsymia (phentermine and topiramate) have shown to be helpful in some patients. Hope that helps! ...Read more
What can happen if a suprapubic catheter is not changed after the lifespan of the catheter? (Over 12 weeks)
Probably okay...: Anyone with catheter to bladder via either urethra or suprapubic cystostomy will increase the odd to have bacteria in urine by 8-15% daily no matter what could be done. So, do not need give antibiotics if having no systemic symptoms like fever. For a duration of >12 weeks, it should be just fine provided the catheter care is done correctly, but occasional patients may have severe encrustation ... ...Read more
What to do if I have been told by my urologist I need to have a suprapubic tube installed how is this done?
Suprapubic tube: A suprapubic tube is placed between the pubic bone and the belly button. It is a procedure which can be performed as an outpatient with general anesthesia and sometimes local with iv sedation. You need a suprapubic tube if you cannot urinate normally and some prefer this instead of catheter in the urethra ...Read more
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