advertisement
Question
Posted by: Kaydee | 2006/11/14

Bladder infections

I had a polyp removed from my endometrium in May and since then have had constant bladder infections - particularly Enterococcus faecalis. I have been on a number of antibiotics but it always cames back a few days later. I have had a cystoscope and my kidneys checked and all seems to be fine. Also I have a constant feeling of pressure in the bladder area. Should I continue with antibiotics or could something else be causing this?

Not what you were looking for? Try searching again, or ask your own question
Our expert says:
Expert ImageGynaeDoc

It sounds like your doctors are doing the right things. I can't really comment on whether there is another cause without examining you.

Best wishes

The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical exmanication, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.

1
Our users say:
Posted by: nix | 2006/11/15

you must always finish a course of antibiotics. but i can tell you i always suffered from bladder infections and then a friend told me about a pill that you get at a health shop, i used it for about 3 months and it hasn't returned, it's been about 3 years now. it's called "Cranverry", it's really brilliant. it is quiet expensive (to some) - a month being about R80, which in the long run is gonna be worth it - especially if you compare it to the medical bills now. i have found that only the top/big health shops have it. but just tell them to order it in if they don't have stock. good luck.

Reply to nix

Have your say

Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
Thanks for commenting! Your comment will appear on the site shortly.
advertisement