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Can a uti cause a missed period

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Irregular menses: This can be the result of having any form of infection, inflammation, emotional disturbance, and so on and so on. Your menstrual regularity is often ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Tillett
Urology 22 years experience
Probably not: I would suggest looking for other causes of a missed menstrual period.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Highly unlikely: Typically urinary tract infection should not cause false pos or neg hpt. Since you only missed your period for 2-3 days, it is likely that it is a bit... Read More
Dr. Hector Chapa
Obstetrics and Gynecology 25 years experience
No, UTI not related : A UTI will not affect the sensitivity of a urine pregnancy test. A urine pregnancy test is looking for the pregnancy hormone hcg. Bacteria in the urin... Read More
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Highly unlikely: Typically urinary tract infection should not cause false pos or neg hpt. Since you you only missed your period for 2-3 days, it is likely that it is a... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Mcneal
Obstetrics and Gynecology 34 years experience
UTI: No the UTI is a separate issue. I would take a pregnancy test. Pregnancy can cause UTI's.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
Psychiatry 35 years experience
POSSIBLE: It maybe due to the UTI and stress. You did not mention what sort of protection that you use. Take over the counter pregnancy check if you are still c... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
Nephrology and Dialysis 22 years experience
No: No. I would see your gynecologist to make sure you are not pregnant or have pelvic inflammatory disease (pid) from a sexually transmitted disease (st... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Neil Brickman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Yes: Some women will have a light cycle once in a while. I would not worry about it unless you miss your next period. If that happens then i would recom... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
UTI: Some of the discomfort with UTI can be alleviated with Pyridium (phenazopyridine) (ask your doctor). When you have infections this may interfere to s... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cynthia Archer
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
2? UTI and pregnancy: So you have white blood cells (that's what Leukocyte esterase measures) in your urine. That's abnormal no matter the circumstance and assuming the uri... Read More

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