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Can any online doctor tell the treatment for sharp pain in the kidneys for a heavy drinker ?

a friend has been smoking alittlte meth and he was a bad boozer for 20plus years. his kidneys are painful with sharp stabs he has had 2 gallons of water today and he isn t urinating very much. he is in great pain what can i do?
Asked On : Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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Thanks for your query.
It is a serious problem needing urgent attention ,so consultation from nephrologist is must. Get his renal function test done along with ultrasound abdomen to rule out serious kidney problem like renal failure .     
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Answered: Tue, 12 Jul 2011
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