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Forum Name: Bladder Cancer
Question: lower abdominal pains
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|hello xxxx - Tue Nov 04, 2008 7:31 am||
i am 18 years old and have been experiencing lower abdominal pains for the past 2/3 months, i have also felt bloated quite often and keep needing the toilet for a wee. i don't know what to do but am quite worried can you halp me ???
|Shelly Hoppe EMTP - Wed Nov 05, 2008 8:29 pm||
You may be experiencing a urinary tract infection. Urinary tract infection can have many different symptoms. Cloudy/smelly urine, full heavy feeling in bladder, low back (achy) pain, pain in bladder at the end of urination are all classic symptoms. This is something that if not treated can become Pyelonephritis which means the infection has spread to your kidneys and can make you very very sick.
You need to go see a doctor Hello. If you don't have a regular doctor, go to the nearest Urgent Care clinic. If you develop a fever or your symptoms worsen go the the Emergency Room at your local hospital. This is not something to ignore call your doctor.
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