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Dr. Adam Lewis
9 Doctors shared insights

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


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Had a urinary tract infection, took medicine for that. Now I keep having burning what is causing that? What is causing the discomfort?

Had a urinary tract infection, took medicine for that. Now I keep having burning what is causing that? What is causing the discomfort?

Continued: Continued burning could mean that your infection did not clear up from the antibiotic, or it could be that you have another type of infection or a yeast infection. You should be re-evaluated by your doctor. If you get pain, vomiting, or fever then you will need an emergency evaluation. ...Read more

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Hi dr okay so the other day my bf fingered me and now I got burning sensation to urinate did he give me a urinary tract infection from fingering deep?

Hi dr okay so the other day my bf fingered me and now I got burning sensation to urinate did he give me a urinary tract infection from fingering deep?

May be: Fingering may or may not be related to the symptoms. It is important for you so see your doctor and get proper testing and treatment for the infection. ...Read more

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I have a burning sensation when I urinate and thinks it’s urinary tract infection. What can I use to medicate myself?

I have a burning sensation when I urinate and thinks it’s urinary tract infection. What can I use to medicate myself?

Pharmacy and GP: -Urinary alkalinizers (to stop the burn) such as CitroSoda
-Antispasmodic (to stop urine frequency) such as Urispas
-Anti-inflammatory (for to manage the pain as a result of the inflammation) such as Voltaren
-Drink plenty water.
But if you are pregnant you should not delay seeking medical attention. Same applies if you have a fever. ...Read more

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Can Urinary Tract Infection exist without burning during urination and with normal urine color? What tests are be used to determine UTI?

Can Urinary Tract Infection exist without burning during urination and with normal urine color? What tests are be used to determine UTI?

Yes: Go to drug store and buy an OTC urine dipstick test kit. Dip urine. The specially treated stick will turn a particular color for positive UTI. Read the directions carefully. If the result is positive contact Doctor for prescription. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use monostat if you think you have a urinary tract infection?

Is it ok to use monostat if you think you have a urinary tract infection?

Monostat: No. Monostat is prescribed for candida vaginitis. For uti, will need evaluation by your primary doctor, urine culture analysis and likely oral antibiotics. ...Read more

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What to do when you have a urinary tract infection as a man of 60?

What to do when you have a urinary tract infection as a man of 60?

See your doctor: You need to see your doctor for an antibiotic prescription to treat the current infection and to evaluate any underlying issues, such as enlarged prostate, that may be predisposing you to the infection. ...Read more

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Are you supposed to be scared if you have a urinary tract infection?

Are you supposed to be scared if you have a urinary tract infection?

No: No - just make an appointment with your doctor to get it evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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Is it normal to vomit when you have a urinary tract infection?

Is it normal to vomit when you have a urinary tract infection?

Fairly common: Nausea, vomiting, fever, and flank pain are common symptoms of UTI involving kidneys. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

Kidney infection: Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) generally causes fever, chills and very significant flank pain. One generally feels "sick". Bladder infection (cystitis) rarely causes systemic symptoms. Discomfort in the pelvic area and irritative voiding symptoms are typical. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

Urinalysis, also C&S: Dipstick urine test containing nitrite reagent is quite reliable in demonstrating presence of uti, bacteria can actually be seen in urine by microscopy. Urine can and should be cultured to identify bacterial species and antibiotics to which the bacteria are sensitive. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I have a urinary tract infection?

Re-ask & clarify: If the symptoms are provided, the panel of doctors would be able to advise you if symptoms are c/w uti. Please reask & clarify. ...Read more

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Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a urinary tract infection?

Urinalysis & culture: Most UTIs can be diagnosed by simple dipstick test & used by all primary care practitioners, urologists, gynecologists etc. Now available in many pharmacies. Reliable for most infections, although not accurate for some less common types of bacteria. Urine culture &/or microscopy are highly reliable for all UTIs, but needs to be laboratory or office tested. Symptoms often do not mean infection. ...Read more

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How to tell why I have a urinary tract infection two weeks after losing my virginity?

Honeymoon cystitis?: Have you heard honeymoon cystitis? Somehow, most female UTI happens to sexually active females, and usually within 2 days, but may be later. Such does not happen to every female but few. As to its precise cause, it's within speculation - being related with personal defense mechanism. So, it recurs over time; a measure to cope can be deduced for individual need. More? Ask treating doc timely. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a urinary tract infection?

See a: Medical provider for proper treatment. Take care. ...Read more

Dr. James Dukelow
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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


Dr. Lynne Weixel
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Urinary (Definition)

Any subject, be it anatomy, physiology, or object pertaining to urine. For example: urinary tract (anatomy), urinary catheter (object), urinary ...Read more