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abdominal pain above bladder Should we have urine test?

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Dear Doctor,

My wife is 27 year old, she had miscarriage in last December, but she recovered, from the last month she has abdominal pain above bladder, she feels like a wound which pain for few minutes.

please advise.

Should we have urine test for any infection diagnose?


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replied October 11th, 2011
Urinary and Bladder Disorders Answer A27561
Hi,
Welcome to ehealthforum,
It is difficult to comment on her symptoms without examining her. If the symptoms have been persistent, she should consider visiting her doctor/gynecologist for further evaluation to rule out infective causes (urinary or vaginal), cervical abnormalities, uterine fibroids etc. Wait and watch for her next periods. If pregnancy is suspected, consider getting thorough examination (to confirm pregnancy related changes/signs in body) and blood/serum HCG level test (to confirm/rule out pregnancy accurately).
If pregnancy gets ruled out (and if you are not ready for pregnancy), and if you intend to remain sexually active, consider getting her started on suitable regular birth control measures to be protected (after her periods). She should be regular with birth control use as instructed. Avoid having unprotected sexual contact.
Take care.



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