A 21-year-old female asked:
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the urinary tract infection can cause cancer?

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Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
UTI and cancer: No usually except for schistosomiasis which doesn't generally happen in the US. The disease is most commonly found in Africa, as well as Asia and South America
Answered on Jan 16, 2015
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