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Celeste NP, Nurse Practitioner
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I fell a couple of weeks back and hurt my back (mid back

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I fell a couple of weeks back and hurt my back (mid back left side) paid was pretty bad after a few days so I saw a Dr. She gave me muscle relaxers. All seems ok but now if I have a few drinks, the next day my left side hurts for a couple of days. Is it possible that I hurt my kidney?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Celeste NP replied 6 years ago.


How did you hurt your back?

Do you have trouble urinating?

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Fell backwards and hit my back on the stairs. No problem urinating.
Expert:  Celeste NP replied 6 years ago.

With that type of injury to your back, yes it is possible that your bruised your kidney.

You need to be seen again for this and a urine sample taken with labs done as well. Of course treatment will be dependent on what the findings are.

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