Gastroenteritis and urinary tract infection

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Avatar m tn The first antibiotic apparently didn't do the job since you still have an unusual odor from your digestive tract, and you're now on the second antibiotic for a week and still have problems with your urinary tract. There's also the possibility that you've got one heck of a case of food poisoning, which would affect both tracts, and the treatment should be a little different if that's the case.
Avatar n tn When vomiting and diarrhea begin suddenly at the same time, the problem is usually gastroenteritis (or stomach flu), most often caused by a virus and sometimes by bacteria and parasites.But vomitings can be caused by other causes also like an ear infection, pneumonia, urinary tract infection or meningitis esp in an infant less than 1 year of age. Complete head to toe examination along with urine examination,complete blood count and some times x-ray chest amy be required to confirm a diagnosis.
Avatar n tn Other causes include bacterial/ viral gastroenteritis, colds, influenza, pneumonia and even urinary tract infections are such as pyelonephritis. If it recurs, have this checked by your doctor for proper evaluation. Your medical history and physical examination will help determine the underlying cause. Take care and do keep us posted.
Avatar f tn Lower abdominal pain can be due to several causes like appendicitis, urinary tract infection, irritable bowel syndrome, gastroenteritis, kidney stones etc.Are you also having symptoms like increased urinary frequency, painful urination? If yes then it can be suggestive of a urinary tract infection or kidney stones. Get in contact with a healthcare professional. A clinical examination and work up like urine examination, urine culture and ultrasound abdomen may be helpful.
Avatar m tn Anxiety Pain in a joint (arthralgia) Lack of strength and energy (asthenia) Back pain Bronchitis Chest pain Constipation Increased cough Dizziness Indigestion (dyspepsia) Flu syndrome Gastroenteritis High fat levels in the blood (hyperlipidemia) Migraine Neck pain Sore throat (pharyngitis) Irritation and inflammation of the nasal passages (rhinitis) Respiratory tract infection Urinary tract infection (UTI) Broken b
Avatar n tn Short-term illnesses like urinary-tract infections, gastroenteritis, vomiting, cramping and diarrhea all can lead to these symptoms. Respiratory illnesses like pneumonias, streptococcal infections all can lead to hot and cold flushes. Anxiety, thyroid disorders, hypotension, hypoglyceamia, tuberculosis are other causes. Ant bites should be treated symptomatically. If he is having itching antihistaminic may provide relief, Seek medical help. Do write to us again on how he is doing. Best of luck!
Avatar f tn It’s also important to think about whether this could be related to the kidneys or testicles, such as a urinary tract infection, kidney stone, or testicular torsion. I recommend keeping a close eye on your son and bringing him in to be evaluated if his pain worsens, he develops a high fever, he becomes dehydrated, or he has any other concerning symptoms.
147426 tn?1317269232 What do you think about those of us on immunosuppressive drugs like the interferons and now gilenya? I had an infection recently and didn't even have a fever, just chills. Same thing happened to SparkySarah. With your knowledge of infectious diseases, are we in any particular danger or just the same as anyone not taking these drugs? Thanks and good to see you posting.
1405965 tn?1281333802 However, since she has the diarrhea, even though Im sure you change her immediately, it IS possible for her to get a urinary tract infection from exposure to fecal bacteria. But it would be harder to diagnose since you might not be able to get pee in a cup. I'd give it a few more days, let the diarrhea clear up and then take her back if she still isnt back up to her normal wets a day.
Avatar n tn I went to the ER and they told me it was a urinary tract infection. Long story short a friend whose a doc said males dont get those very often and urged me to see my family doc. During an ultrasound about 4 days later the tech got real quiet, left the room came back with a doc and they said I needed to see my family doc right away. They found a tumor and I had it confirmed the next day with a look into my bladder (not pleasent).
5770739 tn?1382318766 This could be viral or bacterial, and common infections in children are colds, gastroenteritis, ear infections, and urinary tract infections. It may be that your son has a viral infection and is not showing many signs of infection, or they may develop over the next several days. If he is in school or camp, he is likely exposed to a lot of kids harboring viruses! You may be wondering if you should treat his fever.
Avatar n tn I started having all kinds of issues such as yeast infections and constant itching and severe burning even when the infection was gone. Within 2 weeks of starting this pill my energy level, motivation and spirit hit rock bottom. I had never been so depressed in my life. I think I cried for a couple weeks strait which didn't make any sense because things in my life were great at the time. Being on this pill was a disaster for me and my relationship.
Avatar f tn Well, if no urinalysis was done on you, I'd request that they check one to see if you have a UTI (urinary tract infection) since it can present the way you describe. Secondly, I'd wonder also about a possible STD (sexually transmitted disease), are you sexually active and if so, there is a chance it could be that. As I said in the first response, constipation as well as a gastroenteritis could be an issue.
6247290 tn?1379808590 There are many causes of abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea. This is commonly due to gastroenteritis from a viral or bacterial infection. If it started after eating, it could be related to food poisoning. Other causes include appendicitis, ovarian torsion, diverticulitis, a urinary tract infection, a bowel obstruction, or a kidney stone. It is impossible for me to know over the internet and I am sorry to hear you are in the hospital but it sounds like you are in good hands.
Avatar n tn Some ear infections Severe sinus infections Strep throat Urinary tract infections Many wound and skin infections Viral infections cause: Most ear infections Colds Influenza (flu) Most coughs Most sore throats Bronchitis Stomach flu (viral gastroenteritis) I would contact your prescriber and ask for a follow up appointment. As a pharmacist, I cannot diagnose.
Avatar n tn and becomes a yeast infection.. so i get it before and after a eyast infection and it makes the yeast infection much worse and painful putting monestat cream and baby powder at the same time calms it down a bit temporarily (or the pain at least an itch) i also get them sometimes before my period too!! PLEASE LET ME KNOW IF ANY OF YOU FOUND AN ANSWER..
Avatar m tn Hope a urine analysis did not reveal an infection, as urinary tract infection can cause these symptoms. Discuss these options with your consulting doctor. Hope this helped and do keep us posted.
Avatar n tn For those who are suffering wth these symptoms,, you need to ask your doctors to run a test for all types of bacterial, protazoa, and parasitic infection including campyoblasters. I had a friend who got these types of symptoms every time she ate taco bells nacho grande or wendy's salad... its GOT to be a type of transmittable infection that some people are more sensative to than others.
Avatar n tn Back pain (2.8%) Respiratory: Upper respiratory tract infection (8.1%), sinusitis (5%), pharyngitis (2.3%), rhinitis (2%) Miscellaneous: Accidental injury (2.
Avatar n tn They only last a few seconds. The build and peak like labor pains. Say I'm in the kitchen and I'll feel it coming on so I have time to brace myself. I'll set down whatever it is i'm holding and get ready. I have to cross my legs, bend my knees, hold on to something, clench my body tight, and try to breathe. Thank God it only lasts a few seconds. My 14 yr. old son witnessed it yesterday and tried to call 911. I kept signaling him not to. I knew it wouldn't last long. My gyno.
Avatar m tn I tried to masturbate a few mins back and felt a lot of burning sensation in urinary tract and tip of my penis. My ejactulate was also brownish in color. Not dark brown but brown enough to make me feel that there is something wrong. Are NGU and brown semen related?
Avatar f tn Hi. I am so sorry you are in this position. So your biopsy said you were stage 4? Meaning cirrhosis? You are compensated? (No signs of ascites, bleeding varices, hepatic encephalopathy?) "fatigue, itching, plunging platelets, weight loss (65 pounds), depression, and multiple infections. Flu,gastroenteritis,urinary tract. " What is your platelet count? 65 pounds is extreme! Have you been tested for liver cancer (HCC)? Itching is from high bilirubin levels.
Avatar n tn I think everything is over and I clean up. I walk out of the toilet and in about 2 minutes time the stomach cramp and the fainting sensation comes back (I've fainted only once to date from this and was out for about 15-20 minutes). 6. When I get back to the toilet I have a really violent Diarrhoea episode in pure liquid state.
Avatar n tn We had a child that had an ear infection and was perscribed Amoxicillin....A few days later, my older daughter got an ear infection, my husband gave her 2 to 3 doses of the other child's perscription...I am more concerned about the older child since the first child only missed a couple doses...Is the older child at risk for she less immune to amoxicillin now since she only took 2-3 doses and then stopped?
Avatar f tn I see a uro-gyn pretty frequently, since I have gynecological issues that intertwine with urological issues (endometriosis on the urinary tract was discovered March 2011). Recently I have been having what my doctor describes as kidney pain; it's in my mid back on the left side, in my left groin, left mid to lower abdomen (shooting or cramping usually) and often in my left side in my waist as well. It comes in waves and really hurts!
405614 tn?1329147714 Not the best experience, but showed no evidence of apendicitis, gastroenteritis, gastritis, pancreatietis or uretherolithiasis, urinary tract infection or pyelonephritis. The ER doc said that the CT showed a lot of bowel fullness, used the words fecal impaction, and told me to go home and take an OTC laxative, though I told him I take Miralax almost daily. I called my pharmacist, who suggested magnesium citrate.
Avatar n tn Other fevers maybe accompanied by loose stools ( as in the case of gastroenteritis-inflamation in the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract due to an infection or a variety of other causes)and these are two of a very long list of causes of fever. What would be concerning is that she's had these fevers now for a long time , they recur and no obvious focus of infection or inflammation has been found.
Avatar n tn Patient 22 year old Female Born normal vaginal birth with a Strep B urinary Tract infection.
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