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Can a guy transfer a urinary tract infection to a woman while having sex?

Can a guy transfer a urinary tract infection to a woman while having sex?

UTI: Bacteria on the skin can get into the urethra and bladder during sex. So its not transferred by the guy, per se, but can occur. Shower before sex can help and urinatiing right after can also help. ...Read more

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Could someone get a urinary tract infection without having sex?

Could someone get a urinary tract infection without having sex?

UTI's and sex: The answer to your question is "Yes". People who do not have sex can develop urinary tract infections (UTI). As males have a longer urethra than females, they get them less often. ...Read more

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Can a urinary tract infection cause you any pain while having sex?

Can a urinary tract infection cause you any pain while having sex?

Yes: Inflammation of bladder and urethra from a UTI makes the area tender and thus may well cause pain with sex. For either sex. ...Read more

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Is it possible to develop a urinary tract infection from having sex?

Is it possible to develop a urinary tract infection from having sex?

UTI: This is the most common mechanism of inoculation of bacteria into the bladder in sexually active women. It would be quite uncommon in males (aside from stds). ...Read more

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Can having sex with someone with a big penis cause a urinary tract infection?

Any sex might: The physical location of the urethra (opening to bladder) is just above the vaginal opening. Any sexual activity can drive germs into the urethra and allow their entry into the bladder, resulting in a urinary tract infection.Solo or partner related sex can do this in susceptable women. Those with the susceptability can reduce the frequency of infections by urinating after sex. ...Read more

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If a woman has a urinary tract infection will that make her vagina feel like she's had sex someone other than me?

If a woman has a urinary tract infection will that make her vagina feel like she's had sex someone other than me?

UTI: Urinary tract infections can be very painful. Activities like sex might be too painful and most women would avoid sexual activity until things settle down. I don't really understand your question. It's impossible to tell if any women has had recent intercourse based on how it "feels". ...Read more

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19f whenever I have sex, got an urinary tract infection. Female porn stars happy after 10y work. Super woman or better doctors! .?

19f whenever I have sex, got an urinary tract infection. Female porn stars happy after 10y work. Super woman or better doctors! .?

Urinate after: You should always urinate after intercourse, as it will help to flush out any rogue bacteria from your bladder. However, some women are more susceptible to utis than others, and you cannot compare yourself to a porn star. ...Read more

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What makes a woman get a urinary tract infection?

What makes a woman get a urinary tract infection?

Anatomy: In general, the proximity of the urethra to the perineum where bacteria flourish is the main reason. Sexual activity can often push bacteria from this region into the urethra. Since the urethra is quite short in females, the trip into the bladder is easily made especially with mechanical assistance with intercourse. ...Read more

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When must a woman call her doctor if she thinks she has a urinary tract infection?

When must a woman call her doctor if she thinks she has a urinary tract infection?

At that time: Because she needs to have her urine tested for infection and then started on antibiotics if she does in fact have a uti. ...Read more

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If a guy works in an office all day gets home does not shower can he give a yeast or a urinary tract infection to a girl?

Unrelated: Whether you have showered or not has little if anything to do with whether or not your girl friend gets candidiasis or uti. ...Read more

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Get a urinary tract infection often after I have sex, what's going on?

Honeymoon cystitis: Cystitis after sex is also called honeymoon cystitis. Bacteria colonizing the short urethra in women can be forced up into the bladder during intercourse. The use of a condom does not prevent this. Voiding immediately after intercourse may help. Taking a prophylactic antibiotic such as trimethoprim/sulfa 80/400mg. Or Cipro (ciprofloxacin) 125 mg. After sexual intercourse are usually effective. ...Read more

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How soon after finishing my anitibiotics for a urinary tract infection can I have sex?

I believe anytime: Unless there is a specific issue with your condition, the type of antibiotic you are using or some very unusual problem, taking antibiotics should not preclude one from having intercourse. If a vaginal or penile condom is used, I cannot think of a reason otherwise. Take the antibiotics as prescribed and take care of yourself. See your doctor otherwise (call or return to clinic). ...Read more

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Can I still have sex on a urinary tract infection?

Can I still have sex on a urinary tract infection?

Yes: But in may cause the infection to be worse or be painful during sex. ...Read more

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What are the signs of urinary tract infection in women?

What are the signs of urinary tract infection in women?

Pain with urination: There are several common symptoms, not eveyone has all the symptoms

burning with urination
cloudy urine
unpleasant smell to urine
more frequent urination
blood in urine. ...Read more

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What are the signs of a urinary tract infection in women?

What are the signs of a urinary tract infection in women?

Urgency, Pain: Urinary tract infections are infections of the urinary system. It is usually from a bacteria that is typically associated with the digestive tract. Typically it causes, pain, frequency of urination, urgency, hesitancy, blood in the urine. It can be a severe problem in older people and is a major cause of illness for them. ...Read more

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Is a urinary tract infection more common in men or women?

Much more in woman: Urinary infections are rare im men until they reach the prostate enlargement age group, usually >>50-years. More cmmon in uncircumcised baby boys < 1-year-of-age than baby girls or circumcised boys. Urinary infections become common in women when they become sexually active, and again around menopause (age 45 -55 years) when they stop procing estrogens. ...Read more

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What are some signs & symptoms of a female urinary tract infection?

What are some signs & symptoms of a female urinary tract infection?

Urgency: Burning urination, increased frequency, cloudy foul smelling urine, pain in the bladder area.
Fever, chills and back pain usually suggest infection of the kidneys and require hospital admission for IV antibiotics. ...Read more

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What would happen if someone had oral sex with someone that has a urinary tract infection?

What would happen if someone had oral sex with someone that has a urinary tract infection?

Nothing: Generally the bacteria that cause typical urinary tract infections do not cause mouth or throat infections. However make sure they do not have an infection like gonorrhea or chlamydia which can feel like a urinary tract infection but can be transmitted by oral sex. ...Read more

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How soon after I finish my anitibiotics for a urinary tract infection can I have sex again?

How soon after I finish my anitibiotics for a urinary tract infection can I have sex again?

When you feel like: It. Just be on the lookout for a recurrence so that you may treat it promptly if it happens. ...Read more

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Is it possible to have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection?

Is it possible to have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection?

Yes, but be gentle.: Yes, but it may be more uncomfortable for her as she may feel more sensitive and suffer from more tenderness. ...Read more

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Is it good to use urinary tract infection pills after sex to cleanse out your body?

Is it good to use urinary tract infection pills after sex to cleanse out your body?

SOMETIMES: Occassionally we prescribe antibiotics to prevent urinary infections but only when you see that you develop UTI after having sex or you are getting a lot of uti's. ...Read more

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Is it okay to have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection?

Is it okay to have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection?

Use condom: It is always safer to use a condom, and that will help reduce risk of transmission, particularly if she just started treatment for her uti. ...Read more

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Can you have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection and not get it?

Can you have sex with a girl that has a urinary tract infection and not get it?

Yes: Vaginal penetration by the penis will not induce infection simply because your partner has a uti. ...Read more

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Why if you go from anal to vaginal sex you get a urinary tract infection? It's the second time it's happened?

Why if you go from anal to vaginal sex you get a urinary tract infection? It's the second time it's happened?

Location: The reason is the very high exposure to gut bacteria. Some of the bacteria that cause urinary tract infections are bacteria that live in the gut (E. coli, enterococcus). The opening to the urethra, where the urine comes out, is close to the vagina. The bacteria get into the urethra, and from there into the bladder, where they can cause a bladder infection (cystitis). ...Read more

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Can too much sex lead to urinary tract infection (uti)? If yes, how can it be cured? What are the symptoms like?

Can too much sex lead to urinary tract infection (uti)? If yes, how can it be cured? What are the symptoms like?

UTI: Yes if the sex is unprotected & without condom. The urethral, vaginal and rectum openings are very close to each other. If UTI there is difficulty and discomfort to pain on urination. Cloudy smelly urine. Nausea, vomiting, appetite loss, mental status change and fever if severe the treatment is good hygiene and antibiotic. ...Read more

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How to cure UTI urinary tract infection came after to my sex with my boy friend without protection. Is that any home remedies to cure in home itself?

How to cure UTI urinary tract infection came after to my sex with my boy friend without protection. Is that any home remedies to cure in home itself?

Probably not: If you really have a UTI it is worth having it confirmed and treated. In the future you may want to consider always urinating after any sexual activities to push out any germs that might enter your pee hole during sex. ...Read more

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Can a urinary tract infection in a guy affect his testosterone level?

Can a urinary tract infection in a guy affect his testosterone level?

Not usually: But with an extensive and recurrent uti, there may also be epididimitis or orchitis, that chronically injure the testes. This would have to be a process ongoing for many months or years. ...Read more

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How long is it normal for a man wait to have sex after having a urinary tract infection?

7 days: Men are unlikely to get a UTI in the fist place. I would take at least 7 days of antibiotics and be symptom free before having sex. ...Read more

Dr. Ana Adelstein
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Urinary Tract Infection (Definition)

A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more