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A 57-year-old female asked:

Getting a uti monthly for 4 months. had gross and micro hematuria & burning. saw urologist. had cysto with biopsy (red areas in bladder), kub and ultrasound. all negative. culture shows ecoli. clears but returns. any suggestions?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Recurrent UTI: Recurrent UTI in women often can be prevented by low dose antibiotic 2-3 times a week. Or antibiotic after sex: in sexually active women, UTI's often are triggered by sex. Discuss with your doctor; if s/he is uncertain, ask for referral to an infectious diseases specialst.

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