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Question: frequent urination and pain in lower right side


 dtruss - Tue Feb 06, 2007 10:28 pm

i am a 33 yr old male and for the past 3 to 4 weeks i have had a pain in my lower right side and habe had frequent urination. went to er about a week ago and was told i had a uti and that i needed to see a kidney specialist. i went to er again on 2/5/07 and was told it had cleared up but pain and freg urnination is still there. would like to know what is causing the problem?
 Theresa Jones, RN - Sun Mar 18, 2007 6:58 am

User avatar Hi dtruss,
During your initial visit to the ER, were you prescribed an antibiotic? Did you receive a referral to a Urologist because persistent pain may indicate a condition aside from a UTI, i.e. residual inflammation of one of the other male structures. Best wishes.
Sincerely,
Theresa Jones, RN

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