Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
145 Doctors are Online

Pregnant, back and stomach pain, kidney stones in X-ray. On norco. What now?

My daughter in law is 6 months pregnant and in horrible back and stomach pain. She has been to the ER 3 times now and they told her although they could see any kidney stones in her xrays, she most likely has them. Since then, she has passed 3 of them and is now peeing out alot of mucus . They have given her Norco and they aren t working for her pain which has now become unbearable.
Asked On : Sun, 6 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  32
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
Radiologist 's  Response
Hi, welcome to HCM.
Renal stone in pregnancy is complicated to manage. It should be diagnosed on ultrasonography before treated as renal calculi. Because there may infrequent uterine contractions which may cause pain. Xrays are not possible in pregnancy.
Also if there is pain on right side , ask your doctor to look for appendicitis. Ultrasonography is investigation of choice in pregnancy. Take a advise from gynaecologist and surgeon for management of this condition.

Hope I have answered your query.
Answered: Fri, 25 Jan 2013
I find this answer helpful

1 Doctor agrees with this answer

Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor