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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Urinary : Urinary tract infection (UTI) and bladder infection are the same. Symptoms include burning or stinging with urination, increased urinary frequency, di ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Incomplete question: You have not provided enough information to provide an opinion.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience in 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 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience in 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 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Possibly: but usually the classic symptoms would be urinary burning, frequency, urgency, with change in color or odor of urine.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Varies by person,: Site of infection and type of infection. General symptoms are burning on urination, foul smelling urine, fever, excessive desire to urinate, abdominal ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Polyuria. Causes:: Partial list: overactive bladder, consuming large fluid volumes, diabetes mellitus or insipidus, bladder stones, interstitial cystitis, bladder or ure ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
22 years experience in Infectious Disease
Urinary symptoms: A UTI will start with urinary symptoms -whether that's burning, increased frequency, change in the color (cloudy) or smell. If this worsens-nausea and ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Frequency & pain: Frequent & burning pain upon urination, foul smelling &/or blood in urine. Pelvic pain. Fever &/or back pain if infection reaches the kidneys. Urine s ... Read More
A 14-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some ...: Here is the first thing anyone can do - leaning forward to pee, and gently soaking the genital area with soft tissue after each peeing - which will he ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience in Pediatric Urology
Several things: The most common is incomplete emptying of the bladder because of an enlarged prostate.
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Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bacteria: UTI are usually due to an overgrowth of bacteria in the bladder. Common causes are intercourse, delayed emptying, diabetes, stones, and possibly meno ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience in Urology
Variable: Uti's are very common, especially in young sexually active women. Causes inlcude include sexual activity, poor groin hygiene, use of certain medicatio ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
39 years experience in General Practice
Bacteria: Bacteria are the cause of urinary tract infections.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
UTI: Urinary tract infections are rare in uncircumcised boys, and very rare in circumcised boys. When they do occur, the boy is usually very young (days t ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Porch
39 years experience in General Practice
Burning with urinati: Frequent urination, burning with urination and a strong odor to the urine can be signs of a urinary tract infection.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Ann Block
31 years experience in General Practice
Serious if untreated: Urinary tract infections can cause pain, urgency and frequency of urination. If untreated the kidneys could be affected.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Endotoxin: Bacteria release a lipid mediator, endotoxin, that, among other things, resets the thermostat to a higher level. In order to raise the body temperatu ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
16 years experience in Pathology
UTI: Pain or discomfort while urinating or foul odor can be signs of a uti. Your doctor can do a urinalysis and/or culture to assess for white cells and b ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: Bladder infection symptoms include dysuria, urgency, hesitancy, frequency...Not diarrhea.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
The following: Burning pain on urination, frequency of urination, sudden and repeated urge to urinate, foul smelling urine, cloudy or bloody urine, pelvic or low abd ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kathleen Mullane
31 years experience in Internal Medicine
Micro organisms!: There are several types of urinary tract infections (uti's). Urethritis is inflammation of the urethra; cystitis the bladder; pyelonephritis the kidn ... Read More
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