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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Keep at it.: If multiple GI specialists are stumped after having the results of endoscopies and pathology reports it is not likely that guessing over the internet ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Coleman
25 years experience Dentistry
I.B.S.: Monitor blood levels for tnf and aso antibodies also. But there are test to differentiate ibs from chron's disease.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Noncontagious unless: he has a gonoccal (gonorrhea) or chlamydial UTI. Most UTIs are due to E. coli bacteria or other gram -ve organisms which are not contagious.
Dr. Jack Rubin
48 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Contagious?: UTIs are not contagious, so you can't catch a urinary tract infection from someone else. Good luck
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Incomplete question: You have not provided enough information to provide an opinion.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
36 years experience Urology
UTI: "uti" includes all types of infections in the urinary tract. Cystitis is specifically a term describing inflammation of the bladder. Most often cysti ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Urinary tract infection is a general term including upper tract infection (pyelonephritis-infection of kidney) and lower tract infection (cystitis-bla ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Serlin
21 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, : Yes, these are two terms for the same thing. Uti(urinary tract infection) is the medical term, while bladder infection is the lay term. Both refer ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Are you taking: Antibiotics? I trust that you saw your doctor and have been prescribed proper antibiotics that you are taking. After that you need to drink plenty of ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
Terminology: A bladder infection is a type of urinary tract infection.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Abraham Morse
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Drink fluids: To help flush the bladder. Sometimes the symptoms will go away. If they don't improve on a day or two, go see your health care provider.
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