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STD is caused by bacteria

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Umer Malik
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible: CBC can give a clue but its neither specific nor sensitive for STD/urinary infection.

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
UTI.: Uti following intercourse is more related to urethral trauma and perhaps driving of bacteria upwards into the bladder. These are best prevented by go ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Taylor
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See below: Utis are typically caused by bacteria. Symptoms similar to UTI can be seen with anything that causes irritation of the vagina and urethra. This includ ... Read More
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Dr. Mike Siroky
Specializes in Urology
UTI?: Yes, UTI can be caused by fungi, viruses and other organisms besides bacteria. Urgency is not necessarily due to an infection. If it persists, see yo ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Blood and Sugar: Diabetes, kidney stones, trauma, cancer, and infection can cause these symptoms.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
No problem: This will make no difference at all. The urine STD tests detect infection because they rinse the urethra (urine passage). No matter now dilute the uri ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
You bet: Sexual activity is one of the most effective means of transmission of infection, and persons who have one std have a significant likelihood of having ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Unlikely: This is either UTI or vaginal secretions contaminating the urine specimen. Talk to your doctor.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilson
12 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check premise: Bleeding that is actually from the bladder is never normal. This needs evaluation. Sometimes people think there is blood in the urine but it's actua ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Recheck: This is an abnormal discharge during pregnacy and you should be rechecked and reculured.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Not reliable: Clarithromycin is not effective against E. coli or most other non-STD causes of epididymitis.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Not much difference: Slight nod to levofloxacin, but they cover pretty much the same bacteria. Most non-STD epididymitis at your age is not bacterial, so antibiotics may n ... Read More
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