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A 33-year-old female asked:

Today i finished a second round of antibiotics after a uti. still feel urge to urinate. also have burning type of pain between pelvis and abdomen. ?

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Dr. Laura Yauch
Specializes in Family Medicine
See Urologist: If you have had 2 rounds of antibiotics without resolution of your symptoms you need to be further evaluated by a Urologist. Urinary urgency/ urge symptoms can be caused by issues other than infection.
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Dr. James Lin
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Urology 53 years experience
Here are some ...: How was your "UTI" based on - symptoms or urinalysis or urine culture or all together? Generally speaking, common uncomplicated bacterial UTI in females usually only requires antibiotic for 3-5 days to eradicated bugs and ease UTI-related Sx if effective. If symptoms linger after 2-wk antibiotic, your need to be re-evaluated for accuracy in diagnosis and treatment so to adjust content of care...
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Dr. Lois A Freisleben-Cook
Pediatrics 43 years experience
Consider interstitial cystitis if you have recurrent pain.
Nov 17, 2014
Dr. James Lin
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Agreed utterly.
Nov 17, 2014
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