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A 36-year-old female asked:

i have been getting diagnosed with bladder and kidney infections since i was 18. after years of antibiotics and no success is ic disease possible?

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Dr. Kevin Daly
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Uti: I would definitely consider ic a possibility. Have you seen a urologist to rule out other problems such as urine retention or reflux? Have your cultures usually been positive? If you've had a long history of repeated infections you should see a specialist.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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