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What should I do if I have a urethral stent, kidney infection and dizziness?

Call your Urologist. These might be signs of UTI (urinary tract infection). You should be evaluated and possibly put on antibiotics to prevent sepsis. Read more...
Here are some... I assume you underwent some procedures for ureteral blockage usually by stone or tumor or ...Almost all patients after stents will experience irritative voiding symptoms like UTI simulating UTI and UA will always show pus cells like those from UTI. Such patients are treated symptomatically with or without antibiotics. For individual care, ask the treating doc timely. Best wishes... Read more...

Why do I keep getting kidney infections and UTI's after having 2 kidney surgeries and 6 Stent placements?

Need more history. U have a complex problem if 6 stents were required. U will always be at risk 4 kidney infections with stent in place. Would consider 2nd opinion from a different urology practice. U have not been "fixed" & possibly have a ureteral stricture or recurrent kidney stones. Will always get recurrent kidney infections unless all stones are eliminated because antibiotics don't eliminate bacteria in stone. Read more...

Why do I keep getting Kidney infections and UTI's??? I have had a Nurphrostomy Tube and a Phois Hitch and Have had 6 Stent Placement Surgeries? Wow

Need more history. U must have a complex problem if nephrostomy tube & 6 stents were required. U will always be at risk 4 kidney infections with stent in place. Psoas hitch means that ureter was reimplanted & too short without hitch. Would consider 2nd opinion from a different urology practice. U have not been "fixed" & possibly have ureteral stricture, if U still require stent. My sympathies & good luck. Read more...