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Posted by: Joanita | 2012-11-14

Infection while pregnant

I am 13 weeks pregnant but struggle with bladder and kidney infection. Is this dangerous for the fetus. I have pain in my kineys and struggle to sleep due to the pain.

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Bladder and kidney infections need to be treated or they may cause preterm labour. You also need to have an accurate diagnosis made by having urine sent to the lab.

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