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Diagnosed with swine flu 2 days ago. Been having bad back pain and scared its my kidneys. Is it? R just from muscle aches? Should I be worried
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Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Small Concern
Swine flu cause many symptoms such as fever, cough, headache and flu like symptoms.
It can lead to diarrhea and dehydration. Excessive diarrhea and dehydration can lead to renal failure. If you are not having these symptoms, thend oubt your back pain related to kidney failure.

In brief: Small Concern
Swine flu cause many symptoms such as fever, cough, headache and flu like symptoms.
It can lead to diarrhea and dehydration. Excessive diarrhea and dehydration can lead to renal failure. If you are not having these symptoms, thend oubt your back pain related to kidney failure.
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
Dr. Kevin Griffiths
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Dr. Marion Dunn
Psychiatry
In brief: You may be concerned
Ask youself if you ate some of your friend's sandwich then started coughing, severe fatigue, hoarse throat, no energy and chills and fever.
If you have chest pain or rash over chest go to er as soon as possible. Check with your doctor before coming into office so as not to effect nsg staff n patients. Drink warm fluiids so as not to get a cold splash in throat causing bacterial splash.Go to bed.

In brief: You may be concerned
Ask youself if you ate some of your friend's sandwich then started coughing, severe fatigue, hoarse throat, no energy and chills and fever.
If you have chest pain or rash over chest go to er as soon as possible. Check with your doctor before coming into office so as not to effect nsg staff n patients. Drink warm fluiids so as not to get a cold splash in throat causing bacterial splash.Go to bed.
Dr. Marion Dunn
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