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A 31-year-old member asked:

tell me usual symptoms of uti or bladder infection?

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Dr. Simon Kimm
Urology 16 years experience
Several symptoms. : The most common symptoms of a bladder infection are pain with urination, low abdominal and pain, frequent urination with occasional sensations of urgency. There is sometimes blood in the urine, and in severe cases, fever and flank pain if the kidney is involved. If you think you have an infection, see your physician who can test your urine and recommend treatment.

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A 46-year-old member asked:

What's the difference between a UTI and a bladder infection?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
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Similar: A bladder infection is a type of uti.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can I use a hot tub when I have a uti/ bladder infection?

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Dr. Harold Tsai
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Uti: I would not. Thebes of a hot tub is a risk factor for uti.
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How to tell if I have UTI or bladder infection?

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Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Urinalysis and urine: Culture see your gyn or go to an urgent visit center as if u do u need to get started on antibiotics before the culture and sensitivity come back.
A 41-year-old member asked:

When before a UTI or bladder infection show symptoms?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
It varies: It varies with the amount and type of bacteria and how healthy the patient is to begin with.
A 34-year-old member asked:

How do a UTI and a bladder infection differ?

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Dr. Kalyani Perumal
Nephrology and Dialysis 29 years experience
General , specific: Uti is a general term stating infection in the urinary tract- which compasses kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra. Once the infection is confirmed and localized, it gets specifc term- bladder inf- cystitis, kidney infection- pyelonephritis, urethral inf- urethritis etc.

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