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The patient is having increased urosepsis/ UTI due which her CBC is around 15000 and she is suffering from headache, vomiting and fever. Kindly suggest which specialist sh all we consult.

Urine infection

In Ultrasound report says heterogeneous hypoechoic mass measuring 8.5*7.1 CM seen in relation to the mild & upper pole of left kidney.Need advise and if surgery has to take place what would be approx treatment cost.

Problem while urinating

Sir, I have problems in urinating. I have difficulty in starting the urine moreover the dtream stops and then starts. I consulted an Urologist and he told me I have Dyssynergia Bladder. Kindly tell me if I have it? Can this problem be cured? Regards

Query for test prescribed

Can't understand the test prescribed by the doctor in his prescription. Please help in decoding it. Picture of prescription attached.

Slight non persistent discomfort below r

I haven't urinated for 6 hours now. This happened yesterday too. I was outdoors a lot both today and yesterday in these hot days. Last time I urinated, it burnt . I drank lots of water after that and it's been 5 hours or more that I haven't urinated till now. I am 18 year old male. I feel this very slight discomfort or kind of a tinge below my right ribcage and it's only there when I sit and it's not at all persistent.

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