I am having right side head pain, a dull heavy pain that comes on and wont go away for hours, it comes and goes....I have no idea what it could be. Pls help I have been having this for a while now, it hurts so bad it causes a burning sensation down my face. Kelly.
Have you seen a doctor? Seriously, why would you trust strangers to diagnose you via the Internet? That could be quite dangerous.
The symptoms you describe could be some kind of headache disorder, but they could also be symptoms of other issues, some of them quite serious.
As much as we'd like to help you, what you need is for someone to diagnose your headache and recommend treatment, and that can't be done via the Internet. The only person who can safely answer your question is a doctor who can review your and your family's medical history, discuss your symptoms with you, and conduct a complete examinat...
Definition Catheterized specimen urine culture is a test in which a urine sample is taken by inserting a catheter (a thin rubber tube) through the urethra into the bladder. Alternative Names Culture - urine - catheterized specimen; Urine culture - catheterization; Catheterized urine specimen culture How the test is performed A nurse or a trained technician may perform the test. First, the area around the opening of the urethra is thoroughly washed with a germ-killing (antiseptic) solution. A well-lubricated thin rubber tube called a catheter is gently inserted and advanced until it enters the bladder. The urine drains into a sterile container, and the catheter is removed. Rarely, the health care provider may choose to collect a urine sample by inserting a needle directly into the bladder and draining the urine. However, this is usually only done in infants or to immediately screen for bacterial infection. The urine is taken to a laboratory to determine which, if any, organisms are present in...
Alternative Names Discoloration of urine Home Care Call your health care provider if Make an appointment with your health care provider if you have: Clear, dark-brown urine, particularly if accompanied by pale stools and yellow skin and eyes Pink, red, or smoky-brown urine, and the color change was not expected (due to a food or medication) Abnormal urine color that persists without explanation Blood in your urine, even on one occasion What to expect at your health care provider's office The health care provider will perform a physical exam, which may include a rectal or pelvic exam. You will be asked questions about your medical history and symptoms, including: Time pattern
When did this begin? Did this begin suddenly? Quality
What color is the urine? Is it consistently the same color throughout the day? Do you have increased or decreased urination? Can you see blood in the urine? Is there an unusual odor? Aggravating factors
What medicines do you take? Have you eaten foods such as colored candy,...
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