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what causes urine to be cloudy and smell like fish?

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Dr. Matthew Wosnitzer
14 years experience Urology
Possible UTI: Urinary tract infection can lead to cloudy foul smelling urine. See your primary doctor or urologist to have a urinalysis and urine culture to check for infection and to determine whether you need treatment.
Answered on Jul 7, 2015
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