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A 22-year-old female asked:

had a uti that was cultured, the bacteria was e.coli and wasnt resistant to many antibiotics, was given cipro (ciprofloxacin) but my symptoms are still here?

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
General Practice 53 years experience
Need more info: Symptoms of urinary tract infection are non-specific. Burning is common, but can arise from yeast infections and from bacterial. Symptoms of urgency and frequency can arise from conditions other than an infection. The best doctor to diagnose is one who physically examines the area, takes serial urine cultures, ; who does not use antibiotics without good cause. Study interstitial cystitis.

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Last updated Jan 25, 2014

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