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A 34-year-old female asked:

How many incidences of uti in a year in a woman is acceptable? and when should i seek a specialist consultation?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
None: Though women due to anatomical make are more prone to uti, frequent or recurrent UTI require evaluation. Drinking lots fluid, good hygiene is important. May need evaluation for like cystoscopy or ivp to rule out anatomic source of infection.

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