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    What are the symptoms of UTI and kidney stones?

Posted on Tue, 31 May 2016 in General Health
Question: Whew at are the symptoms for an UTI compared to kidney stones?
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ahmad 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
I would like to clarify something.

Detailed Answer:

Welcome to Health Care Magic.

Thanks for writing.

I am Dr.Muhammad Ahmad. I have read your question completely, i understand your concern and will try to help you in this regard.

I would like to ask you if you want to know the symptoms difference for personal knowledge or is it an acadamic question?

Knowing that i can explain things better as acadamic answer will include technical terms and simple answer will contain every day terms.


Dr.Muhammad Ahmad.

M.B.B.S(Licensed Family Physician)

Resident M.D.

Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Muhammad Ahmad 1 hour later
I need to know for personal reasons...I.e. Whether I should go to the hospital or not. I have been unable to urinate freely/completely since yesterday & have terrible pains in the lower abdomen.
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ahmad 16 hours later
Brief Answer:
Here are symptoms.

Detailed Answer:
Hell thanks for writing back,

In stones:

if stone is in kidney

1) Dull continuous pain usually in one of both sides of back just below last rib.
2) Pain ghets severe when any thing touches then lumber area.
3) There may be blood seen in urine. Sometimes its small and can only be detected in lab.
4) Burning urination can be there.
5) Vomiting can be there.
6) Aarely fever can be there.
7) Usually the patient has history of low water intake or high water loss during those days.

If stone is in ureters:

1) Pain in lower abdomen.
2) Spasmotic pain it comes and goes in form of waves.
3) Burning micturation can be there.
4) Blood in urine can be there.

1) Fever.
2) Vomiting.
3) Lower abdominal continuous pain.
4) Burning mincutation.
5) Pus can be there in urine.
6) Lower back ache can be there.
7) Redness of genitals can be there.
8) Urine is frequenct and thete is always an urge to urinate.

I hope this clears many things i would eait for your futhrr input.


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Muhammad Ahmad 14 hours later
Thank you! This was of great help.
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ahmad 15 hours later
Brief Answer:
It was a pleasure to have helped you.

Detailed Answer:
It is a pleasure to have helped you.


Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
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