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A 28-year-old female asked:

Hi, i keep getting bladder infections. burning sensation while urinating and the frequent need to urinate throughout the day with little urine passing. i have been on cipplox for a week but my symptoms continue. i recently had a blood test and normal?

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Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
Pediatrics 25 years experience
See a urologist: Several factors can lead to recurrent bladder infections: Kidney or bladder stones, Bacteria entering the urethra during intercourse, Changes in estrogen levels during menopause, Abnormal urinary tract shape or function, An inherited risk of developing bladder infections (genetic predisposition). If you have two or more culture positive infections in a six month period, you should see a urologist.
Last updated Sep 2, 2020
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