Avatar_universal
Pregnant and MSK
Hello everyone!
I was diagnosed with MSK a couple months ago and after going to the urologist and getting a cold reception, I was given lab work to do and never went got it done. I recently found out I am pregnant (4-5 weeks)  and am havipaid flank  pain and I'm scared it's a kidney infection. I have an OB appt on Monday but don't know exactly what to ask. Any suggestions?
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar_universal
You MUST let your OB know that you have MSK and are having flank pain. MSK can cause UTI's which can evolve into kidney infections.  MSK is also known for causing kidney stones.  Once the OB has this info then he/she can prescribe to correct antibiotic (if needed) to treat it without harm to the baby. ALWAYS give your doctor any pertinent information, your baby's and your life may depend on it.

Best of luck
Comment
Cancel
Avatar_universal
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
168348_tn?1379360675
Welcome to our Community!
Comment
Cancel
168348_tn?1379360675
Comment
Comment
Submit Comment
Your Answer
Avatar_universal
Answer
Know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Pregnant and MSK
Submit Answer
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Medullary Sponge Kidney Disease (MSK) Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1443740527
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
01/15 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGD, FICCMOBlank