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A female asked:

My urine smells like rotten eggs and sulphur. my sweat & my breath smells the same. ppl say my breath smells like metal. no uti, diabetes, or std. ?

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Dr. Scott Hacking
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Metal: Traces of iron in hemoglobin present in blood, which is present in small amounts on an inflamed mucosal surface of nose and sinus, can create a "metal" smell. This can represent an infection. Do a home urine dipstick test on your urine.

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