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Genital pain after passing urine, vaginal discharge - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   A couple days ago a pain in my right side started, it then move to my back where my kidneys are located. since then right after using the restroom i get a pain in my genital area. it feels as though i still have to urinate, and i get a cramping like pain. i don't have a burning sensation at all during of after. i no longer have the back pain though.
User :   hi
User :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here
User :   let me read what you have typed
User :   hello
User :   do you mean to say that the back pain sensation goes off after you pass urine?
User :   i no longer have back pain its just the pain after urination
User :   could you describe the 'genital pain' that you get after you pass urine?
User :   is it a shooting pain? or sharp pain?
User :   it feels like pressure and its shooting pain
User :   its gone after a couple moments
User :   ok, have you had history of UTI (urinary tract infection) before these present symptoms started?
User :   the last and only time i had on was when i was 13
User :   i am 18 now
User :   ok
User :   how much water do you drink per day approximately?
User :   probably a 16 oz water bottle
User :   ok. do you mean to say that 1 bottle of wter is your entire day's consumption?
User :   *water
User :   just about
User :   if yes, then the present symptoms could be related to less water use
User :   and due to dehydration you get the pain after you pass urine
User :   it can also lead to instances of Kidney stones formation.
User :   ive always been lie that i dont ever realy drink water and these problems a just showing u now
User :   like*
User :   you will need to increase your water consumption to about 10-12 glasses (200ml glass) per day
User :   ok any thing else
User :   you will see improvement since you said that there is no burning during passing of urine, so, chances of urine infection is less
User :   drink cranberry juice upto two times a day, it should also help with the pain after urination
User :   if the symptoms persist with these measures even after 3 days, then a urine analysis is recommended.
User :   along with examination of genitals to make sure that there is no local infection present.
User :   ok and since the pain started i have had an increase in clear oderless dischrge from my vagina
User :   ok, then the discharge would need to be examined to look for infection.
User :   yeast infections can lead to itching and discomfort
User :   yeah i do have a little itching aswell
User :   ok then the vaginal infection should be ruled out
User :   this has helped a lot i couldnt figure anything out before i was worried somethng more was the problem thank you very much
User :   you will need to meet your gynecologist to get examination and a vaginal swab test done
User :   to identify the infection and start with treatment
User :   continue to have more water intake
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