Log In Sign Up

Kidney Pain

Forum: 2013 Playroom


Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2013 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
January 16th, 2013, 05:51 PM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,903
This afternoon my kidney has started hurting. It feels like I have a kidney infection but when the baby moves her limbs in the front of my belly I can feel pressure/pain in my kidney. Could it be the position that she's in or should I be worried? I went to the Ob today. They check urine for infections, right? I gave a sample.
Reply With Quote
January 16th, 2013, 08:07 PM
Nyzira's Avatar Just call me Bam.
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Clarksville, TN
Posts: 2,609
Send a message via AIM to Nyzira
I don't think they usually check for infection unless you mention symptoms of a UTI first... then they have you do a clean catch, which is a little more involved than just peeing in the cup. Usually the sample is just to check for proteins.

Kidney pain is nothing to mess around with. I'd call the OB ASAP and see what they want you to do. Better to test and it be nothing than not test and end up with a severe infection landing you in the hospital.

Reply With Quote
January 17th, 2013, 07:10 AM
pinkpopsicles's Avatar Super Mommy
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 561
Ouch! I hope you feel better soon! I'd call too. Maybe you could just stop in for a test but no appointment.
Mama to 6yr old DS, 3yr old DD and Baby 3 on the way!

Reply With Quote
January 17th, 2013, 10:45 AM
Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 2,903
Well the pain got better. I drank lots of water and I think at least part of the pain was from being constipated If the pain comes back I'm definitely calling!
Thanks for letting me know about the urine test, I always thought they checked it.
Reply With Quote
January 24th, 2013, 10:29 PM
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Michigan
Posts: 34
I had a kidney infection with my first child around the 15th week of my pregnancy. The doctor took a urine sample twice and nothing suspicious came up. I was told that it was probably my gallbladder and to eat healthier. Well, no. That wasn't it. A week or so later I ended up I the emergency room with unbearable pain. Once my urine was tested it was determined that I indeed had a kidney infection! I hope you are doing well and the pain has gone. However, if it continues, make sure it is taken care of.
Reply With Quote
January 25th, 2013, 03:56 AM
Loving My Piglets
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: England, UK
Posts: 34,596
Glad you are feeling better now x
..together for 12 years..

R (10) 24.04.06 - our little angel
R (9) 07.06.07
L (8) 05.06.08
L (6) 26.04.10
C (3) 15.02.13

Reply With Quote
January 25th, 2013, 04:36 AM
JoyandNumberFive's Avatar Super Mommy
Join Date: Jun 2012
Posts: 647
Every time I've had a kidney infection it's accompanied with fever and chills. I'm glad you are feeling better
Joy, Wife to Glen and mother to:

Reply With Quote
January 25th, 2013, 06:12 AM
stephanieaehenley's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: pa
Posts: 1,623
Send a message via Skype™ to stephanieaehenley
I'm glad your feeling better!
mom to an amazing boy and girl! love them so much!!
Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:47 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0