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I have sudden sharp pain in my lower right side at my hip and traveling down through my leg.This pain left me unable to move.The sharpness then dulls and lingers.Changing my position or shifting my weight do not help.I have never had this type of pain before.I concider myself a healthy person.I dont smoke.I do drink wine often.I do have a tooth infection.My unination is fine.No blood or burning.My bm's are ok but get diaria often. Before this happened this morning I felt sick to my stomach and vomitted.Pain is still there now.


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replied October 19th, 2011
Kidney Conditions Answer A27828
Hello and welcome to e health forum.

The description of your symptoms indicate the possibility of renal stones.

Pain that originates due to renal issues (Stones, infection) is episodic , spasmodic or colicky in ‎nature, ‎originating in the flank and radiating to the lower belly, inner thigh. It is ‎associated with other ‎symptoms like nausea, vomiting and systemic features due to any infection. ‎

Renal pain does not resolve with change in position nor with adequate rest and can even cause ‎sleep ‎disturbances. ‎

Renal colic may not respond to moderate or high doses of OTC pain killers and may need ‎immediate ‎medical attention with IV medications or Narcotic analgesics. ‎

You might consider consulting your doctor or a Urologist for a physical examination and additional ‎evaluation (urine analysis and Ultrasound or a CT scan) ‎and specific treatment. ‎



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