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A 34-year-old female asked:

uti for 2yr. urine smells rotten. gone for 6wk after ivmed. took keflex cipro (ciprofloxacin) macrobid. test said those would cure. dr will only write more oral med. ?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Chronic UTI: Follow up with urologist regarding , reflux, urinary retention may need cystoscopy . Take cranberry pills 4-5 a day as may decrease potential for UTI prevents cell wall adherence. Discuss low dose chronic suppressive therapy, Daily shower, urinate pre and post sex. Check for recto-vesicualr fistula. especially if crohns surgery fissure F/U w/urology

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Last updated Sep 19, 2020

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