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can you get a kidney infection from stress

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steve Montoya
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Bacteria: Infection enters the urinary system.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Flank pain: Fever, pain while urinating, blood in urine or cloudy urine are some possibilities.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Possible: Excellent local hygiene and washing hand before relationship would prevent this however.
Dr. Audrey Lance
13 years experience Gynecology
Rare: It is possible to get a UTI (urinary tract infection) from sex, including fingering. If you got a UTI from that and it was untreated, it could develop ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience Urogynecology
No: But you could get a bladder infection just as u can with sex.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
43 years experience Urology
No: The bacteria that cause a UTI (e. Coli most common) generally gain access via the urethra (the tube that passes from the bladder to the outside) which ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
No you can not: No you do not get kidney infection by drinking alcohol.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
Huh?: Don't even want to know, but not likely probably just have inflammation from the pepper spray causing your symptom.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Treat promptly: Get urinalysis and culture as soon as UTI suspected and start on antibiotics asap. Drink plenty of water and urinate fairly frequently.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience Pediatric Urology
Yes: Yes, especially if you are on the wrong antibiotics. Do you have a high fever? Kidney infections almost always are associated with a high fever.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Abnormal Urine tract: Get checked out for kidney stones , structural or functional abnormalities of your urinary tract. Get a renal ultrasound for starters. You may need ... Read More
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