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Kidney infection, pain in kidney, swollen stomach, taken antibiotics

Hi,i have finished antibiotics for a kidney infection,2 days ago.I feel better but still have some pain around the kidney area and my stomach has swollen up again.Should i just hope that everything will settle down in time or should i go back to see my GP.I have had kidney surgery in the past and still suffer from kidney infections quite often,thankyou very much.
Asked On : Mon, 7 May 2012
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I think you have been suferring from recurrent UTI. I would like to know your age and gender. I suggest followings:

1. Do a ultasound of abdomen with post voidel residual urine.
2. Do urine culture and sensitivity, check your Fasting and posprandial blood suger and serum creatinine.
You may requre a prolong course of antibiotics as per culture sensitivity reports.
Answered: Wed, 9 May 2012
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