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Severe pain in the bAck possible kidney area shortly after

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severe pain in the bAck possible kidney area shortly after being given a message. He is almost passing out and in great pain.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  A. Schuyler, NP replied 10 months ago.

Hi,

Pain of that magnitude needs medical intervention. Since it is late Saturday, the best place would be the ER. It may be a kidney stone, or not. In any event, it needs to be evaluated so that he can be prescribed pain medication.

Best regards.

Schuyler

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