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10 Jun 2004

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i have just had a conversation with my 76 year old mom. she is not on medical aid and only has an appointment with her gov. hosp. in a months time, but for the past 4-5 days, she has had a burning, stabbing pain up her vagina. she says that she has tried citro soda but this has not helped. she also says that when she is sitting, there is no pain, but when she walks and especially at night time when she tries to sleep, she is in pain. she cant explain how it feels, but says that it feels as if everthing is falling out, especially after she has urinated. i think it could be a bladder infection and would appreciate your response.
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

She could have a bladder infection, or perhaps a prolapse. I cannot tell without examining her. Perhaps you could take her to a GP on the meantime.

Best wishes
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