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can i get uti from my boyfriend?

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Dr. Lane Childs
33 years experience Urology
Yes: Transmission of urinary tract infection to a sexual partner is less common than other classic sexually transmitted diseases, but is certainly documented. It can happen.
Answered on Jan 3, 2019
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