Hi. I always experience back pain. I check my urine examination and it was a negative result but when I test for urine culture and sensitivity, the result is Klebsiella sp. I’m so confused. Can I really get infection even though urine examination is negative. I also had mild hydronephrosis and now the pain is back. Can hydronephrosis be affected by UTI?

I cannot make a specific diagnosis based on the information that you present.  I suggest that you contact your physician and ask for a discussion as to your current symptoms and determine if you have a urinary tract problem that is leading to your symptoms.  Klebsiella is a common bacteria that can cause a urinary tract infection (UTI).  I suggest further consultation with your physician.

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