Hello all, I have the worst week of my life and I'm so confused.

Last Wednesday I was admitted to hospital for having very high white cell count accompanied by chest tightness/shortness of breath and violent fever spikes.

I was asked to remain in hospital as my fevers were getting very frequent and they wanted to take blood/urine etc to determine what form of infection I have. I was also given a CT scan to find the source of the infection... everything came back fine with no signs of anything.

The following evening I had a severe stabbing pain in the right of my back and the docs where called as an emergency. After an impact test just over my right kidney nearly causing me to pass out from pain I was sent for a kidney ultrasound in case of kidney stones or something else... again nothing.

On friday I was suppose to go for a echo for my heart but I had a fever spike on transit and it was postponed until after the weekend...

Over the weekend (when hospitals are apparently useless at keeping up with fast moving symptoms) my fevers almost completely stopped but my back pain became so bad I was vomiting from pain even on very strong painkillers. By Sunday I took matters into my own hand and whilst under severe pain killers via IV I drank about 4l of water. That night I again vomited from pain but the pain also began to move to my side and groin region.

On Monday, after an evening of peeing, I woke up pain free. However, the docs didn't seem to care that the weekend had even happened, and were still worried about my tight chest and my infection. Then one of the docs did an "impact test" on my kidney without warning and it was once again agony, so instead of worrying about the pain moving I was sent for another kidney ultrasound, which was again clear. So I got a second CT scan too, again, clear.

Yesterday, after an another of peeing, saw me wake up pain free and I remained pain free until the evening, without pain killers. That evening I had minor dull ache in my testicles but looking it up that seems to be normal with stones. Again the docs weren't convinced of anything I was saying and I was sent for my heart echo, again completely fine...

Sadly, last night, being pain free I watched a movie lying on my side for the 1st time in a week. After about an hour I got an agonizing pain in the left side of groin, I called the nurse, and got some mild pain killers which did nothing so I though about the chances of a stone being in my bladder but it's painless when it's just floating around, so I changed position and remained there drinking a lot of water and the pain just vanished.

As of this morning I have mild aches in my kidney and general lower abdomen but nothing serious and am being discharged from hospital...

I must stress I haven't been given a single antibiotic of medication, just severely strong pain killers. The docs, having now even included a kidney specialist in their midst, still think it's just an infection and not a stone, yet won't even prescribe me a thing because their fancy expense technology goes against what they can see with their own eyes...

So here I am, waiting to leave the hospital, nearly pain free, "stone" free, and certainly not yet infection free. Having received no medication and the docs have absolutely no idea what is wrong with me.

"if it continues and the pain is too much we may have you back for a kidney biopsy" really, biopsy before even trying antibiotics??

I almost feel like getting illegal antibiotics because of this fiasco...

Sorry for the long post, I have no idea what to do... I can't just live with this...

Any advice at all would be so very welcome.

/Severe
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