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Urinary tract infection, feeling dizzy, prone to kidney stones - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :   Please proceed with the query.
User :   i need my urine result to be interpreted
Doctor :   ok
User :   color yello
User :   transparency turbid
Doctor :   ok
User :   sp. gravity 1.010
User :   reaction 7.0
Doctor :   ok
User :   sugar negative
User :   albumin trace
Doctor :   ok
User :   pus cells too numerous to count
Doctor :   ok
User :   RBC 1-2/hpf
Doctor :   ok
User :   epithelial cells few
User :   bacteria plenty
Doctor :   ok
User :   just taken yester
Doctor :   Have you done the culture too?
User :   no
User :   do i need to have that?
User :   i have been very dizzi for 2 days already
Doctor :   Ok, you seem to be having urinary tract infection.
User :   how bad is it?
Doctor :   Do you have burning sensation while passing urine, lower abdomen ache,fever?
User :   i have a broken remnant of uriteral stent inside my right kidney
Doctor :   What kidney problem did you have.
User :   no pain when urinating but on and off fever
User :   and chills
Doctor :   ok, there seems to be lot of infection. Has your GP suggested the test.
User :   no i ask yesterday a dr. from here also
Doctor :   ok, so you had consulted an online doctor.
User :   yes
User :   and he ask me to have a urinalysis
User :   because i am already getting very worried
User :   my sweat is so cold im dizzi
Doctor :   What kidney disease did you have previously.
Doctor :   Since you had a stent.
User :   stones because in a gynecologic surgery they have damaged my right ureter so it became very small that the urine back flowa
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   So are still prone to kidney stones.
User :   but i have been to ESWL sessions when the stent was placed
Doctor :   Ok, you need to control the urine infection now. You need to talk to GP and get antibiotics.
Doctor :   How old are you, your weight and age.
User :   can this cause sepsis
User :   28
User :   5'4"
Doctor :   It might be causing sepsis too. You might have to ultrasound too regarding the stent removal or placement of new one.
User :   the lower bottom of the stent was already remove only the loop at the top broke and was left inside
User :   how long can sepsis can occur
User :   what symptoms do i need to be conscious od
Doctor :   Pus cells and bacteria indicate sepsis . It might be there for 1 to 2 weeks, but under antibiotic coverage it will reduce.
User :   so I already have sepsis?
User :   do i need to have other test?
Doctor :   You are already having symptoms, it might even spread to kidney.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Yes you can do a urine culture.
User :   is this an emergency
User :   already
Doctor :   But you need to start on antibiotics and drink atleast 2 litres of water.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Not exactly emergency, but you cannot go without treatment, which might complicate things
User :   can they do an operating procedure with me having sepsis
Doctor :   No. they cannot.
User :   so i need a urine culture first
Doctor :   Yes, but you can start withantiobiotics.
User :   can any antibiotics do
Doctor :   No, on the prescription of doctor only.
Doctor :   Are you there.
User :   yes
Doctor :   So you need to take antibiotics now and ask the doctor for culture. And do not worry.
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   Ok, do you have any more queries.
User :   none thank you
Doctor :   KIndly login for further medical queries.
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