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cloudy urine smells like eggs

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
UTI? Or unrelated?: These may be unrelated, but possible urinary tract infection with kidney involvement (pyelonephritis). Strong urine odor usually results from changes ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I : I cannot diagnose the cause for these symptoms. A rotten egg smell is described as being much like the smell of sulphur. You could have an infection. ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Urine smell may be personally unique and widely vary from time to time to reflect personal constitutional character, what you consume (foods, beverage ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe diet related: Hi The egg smell is caused by sulfur. If you smell it in the urine, usually it is because you're eating foods that have a lot of sulfur in them or you ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Need to eval urine: Besides getting some more details (pain? Frequency? ), we'd probably want to check that urine for signs of infection (urinary tract, sexually transmit ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Cohen
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible UTI: Get checked out for a urinary tract infection.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Some foods: Contain substances like sulfur or ammonia like compounds that produce a noticeable odor when they are eliminated in the urine other body fluids eg swe ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Escobar
8 years experience Family Medicine
Dehydration or Infxn: If your urine is very concentrated, it can have a pungent smell. Usually this is due to dehydration, but it can also be due to infection. If you are ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Ur In Fir Sum Fun!!: Firstly, flush, then burn a match!! This isn't always true, but that could mean you have an infection in your urine. Usually, however, you have sympt ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Sulfur: That would be sulfur. Be sure you are fully hydrated and see if it disappears. Your urine should be clear or lightly transluscent yellow, when properl ... Read More
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A 63-year-old male asked:
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Bacon?: Wow that is an interesting one. Any other symptoms? Smell by itself is not so concerning and may be a reflection of what you eat or drink. If it pe ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience Family Medicine
Get tested: May be as simple as concentrated urine due to inadequate fluids. However this can be indicator of infection, hemolysis or liver disease. Please see y ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
As above: It seems u may be having infection. See u urologist for evaluation and work up.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Norman Cohen
35 years experience Anesthesiology
Maybe sulfites: Foul smelling urine is a sign worth investigating. Urine that smells like rotten eggs may indicate excretion of sulfites in the urine. This may be rel ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
49 years experience Internal Medicine
Hmmmmm: That's a lotta hogwash-:).
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A member asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: It is likely due to a urinary tract infection. See your doctor for a quick painless urine test (urinalysis - pee in a cup) to determine that.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Have not heard of: This. Classic pregnancy sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Urine smell reflects what you consumed, how concentrated the urine is, and how your unique sense of smell is. In general, it's good idea to ignore uri ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Difficult to tell: This may relate to something you ate, the amount of fluids you have taken in, how long between urinations, etc. If you are not having any other sympt ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Urine smell is very personal and unique, reflecting the degree of urine concentration, the kinds of foods consumed, etc. So, it;s OK as long as being ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Impossible to say: If you are concerned about your urine would see your family doctor and give them a fresh specimen which can be sent for analysis. Your description is ... Read More
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A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Don't drink it: The odor of urine is often determined by what you have ingested and is being filtered through your kidneys. Would suggest that you not let the tasty ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Suggest urinalysis: Symptom could be from urinary infection. Thus best to have your urine checked
A female asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience Urology
See my remaks: As a Urologist who has had the occasion to smell urine more than a thousand times,I hven't smelled a nutty on..But what is the urine ? It is the bypro ... Read More
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