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I'm having extreme right side flank pain in February of this

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I'm having extreme right side flank pain in February of this year I was diagnosed with acute right kidney failure I was hospitalized for 10 days and I was completely septic I had a multidrug-resistant organism I am a nurse but I don't have insurance and I don't know exactly what to do because I'm here in Taos New Mexico
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Health
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I need a dr to answer this please
Expert:  Anthony Bray, MD replied 1 month ago.

Hello !

What happened from this kidney infection and renal failure back in Feb?

Did you recover?

Renal function status ? Are you making urine on your own now or on dialysis ?

With flank pain now you need to be seen...

Urine checked again for infection ..

ER would see you regardless of ability to pay ...options available to help you and to fit your income even if zero ...

Ruling out kidney infection and early treatment is key for you NOW >>> ASAP I would say

Repeat cultures and checking for bacterial resistance

Chances are that different bacterial strain may be causing infection and pain now ...

I hope that this is helpful for you

Let me know if you have further questions or concerns

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Thank you and Best Regards,

Anthony Bray MD

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