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Posted on Tue, 18 Jul 2017 in General Health
Question: My husband 's back hurts in the lower to mid back in the same spot on both sides. He said he did not do anything to hurt it. He has polycystic kidney disease, soo was wondering if it could b his kidneys? If soo, what should he do?
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Answered by Dr. Chobufo Ditah 32 minutes later
Brief Answer:
For how long has this been?

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I will recommend Tylenol for 24 hours: 1000mg thrice daily. if this pain persists, I will suggest that he gets an ultrasound and urine evaluation to make sure there is no obstruction of an infection. If the pain regresses, then we can observe further.

I await your update within 24hours. I wish your husband well.
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