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Suffering from fever, back ache and white discharge in urine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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User :   Hello DOc
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Sir, I am here for my wife consultation
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   proceed with your query
User :   She is 33, these days suffering from mild back continuous back ache
User :   in her lumbar region
Doctor :   where is the pain upper back or lower back ?
User :   lumbar
Doctor :   ok
User :   We have no kids till now and are planning in near future
User :   SHe is feeling uneasy these days
Doctor :   is the back pain present all the time or during the mensus
User :   also she is also intermittingly having fever also in 99s
User :   all the time
Doctor :   does the pain increases when she bends forward or side ways
User :   plus she is noticing some whitness milk type in her urine also
User :   no she is feeling this pain as when she starts working
Doctor :   is there tenderness in the lumbar region ?
User :   not any particular when she bends or leans
User :   I could not feel superficially any tenderness
Doctor :   does the pain radiate to the legs ?
User :   yes
User :   and arms also
User :   she is just 5 feet
Doctor :   from lumbar region pain cannot radiate to arms it can only radiate to legs
Doctor :   which leg does the pain radiate ?
User :   in both
User :   in left particular
Doctor :   ok
User :   i asked her
Doctor :   when she is lying down with out bending the knee is she able to lift the leg
User :   she is saying sprains in her left leg and arms / hand joints
User :   yes
Doctor :   which leg is more comfortable for her to lift with out causing more discomfort
User :   she is saying as such she feels nothing uncomfortable in lifting her legs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it seems that she is having generalized myalgia
User :   OK
Doctor :   you can take ibuprofen 400 mg two times a day for three days and see how it responds
Doctor :   also you mentioned that there is some white milk like passed in the urine
Doctor :   get the urine routine examination done to know what it is ?
User :   Ibuprofen we have already tried
User :   this pain is now for approx 2 months
User :   we tried volini and hot water bottle aslo
User :   but the pain is not vanishing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you consulted doctor for this ?
User :   Not yet
Doctor :   2 months pain not relieved by the simple analgesics does warrant a physical examination and relevant investigation
Doctor :   you need to consult an orthopaedician
User :   ok
User :   I was thinking whether to consult first a general physician
Doctor :   the pain is in the lumbar region right
User :   yes
Doctor :   the spine as a cause needs to be ruled out and hence you need to see a orthopaedician
User :   fine sir
Doctor :   for that i have already suggested to get the urine routine examination done
Doctor :   this will tell what it is
Doctor :   whether she is having bacterial infection or not
User :   fine sir
Doctor :   let the doctor physically examine the patient and come to a diagnosis
Doctor :   what is causing the pain for the last two months

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