A 39-year-old member asked:
what are the causes and symptoms of a bladder infection? i need to know if it's possible that i have it. is it in you stomach, or reproductive organs?
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Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Bacteria in bladder: Germs enter bladder via urethra, attatch to bladder wall & multiply. Cause burning urethral or bladder pain with urination. Cause urinary frequency & urgency. Give urine a bad odor. Can cause pelvic &/or kidney/back pain at lower rib level. Infection can be detected by urine test. Infection can reach kidneys but does go elsewhere in abdomen or into reproductive organs.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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