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is a urinary tract infection contagious?

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Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: No
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
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Dr. Patricio Gargollo
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No: They are not contagious unless the UTI is tuberculosis or a parasite both of which are extremely rare in the US.
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Dr. George Klauber
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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.
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See a : Medical provider for proper treatment . Take care.
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UTI: The surest way to know if you have a urinary tract infection is to have your urine checked. There are urine dipsticks that can detect infection. Th ... Read More
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