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Dx w/ kidney infection and was on IV and oral antibiotics. Still feel a lot of r flank pain & pressure? Appt on weds.

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Dr. Bonnie Bock
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Doctor must evaluate

Kidney infection can cause fever and back pain.
Bladder infection may cause bladder symptoms.Persistent symptoms may mean many things including slowly improving infection, the wrong antibiotic for that bacteria, a kidney abscess, a kidney stone or others. A doctor needs to evaluate these symptoms to determine management, referral to a urologist or infectious disease md may be indicated.

In brief: Doctor must evaluate

Kidney infection can cause fever and back pain.
Bladder infection may cause bladder symptoms.Persistent symptoms may mean many things including slowly improving infection, the wrong antibiotic for that bacteria, a kidney abscess, a kidney stone or others. A doctor needs to evaluate these symptoms to determine management, referral to a urologist or infectious disease md may be indicated.
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