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A 25-year-old female asked:

I seem to have a foul odor sometimes during urination..kind of like a hard boiled egg smell. i think it could be what i eat (mostly pasta) but not sur?

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Dr. Mike Siroky
Specializes in Urology
Yes,: sulfur is contained in several amino acids like methionine,cystine and cysteine. There are some diseases in which excess amounts of cystine are excreted called cystinuria. However, it may also be due to your diet that contains high protein content. See your doctor to follow up.

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