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Cloudy urine in toddlers?

Cloudy urine in toddlers?

UTI: If with cloudy urine associated with frequent urination, check for UTI and other renal problems. ...Read more

Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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What causes foul smelling stools with mucus, strong smelling urine?

What causes foul smelling stools with mucus, strong smelling urine?

Proctitis colitis: Need to be treated for an infection with antibiotics if no resolution need to visit a gastroenterologist for endoscopy antibiotics should cover chlamydia if you have anal sex. ...Read more

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Crystals in urine, concentrated, and foul smelling but no kidney stones?

Crystals in urine, concentrated, and foul smelling but no kidney stones?

Anything else?: By itself, this means nothing. Crystals most often are harmless and simply reflect salts of various types precipitating as the urine cools to room temperature. Your physician has a duty to explain how this fits into the big picture. ...Read more

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Can dehydration cause blood in stool/white clumps and foul smelling in urine?

Can dehydration cause blood in stool/white clumps and foul smelling in urine?

No, see Dr: Sounds like two issues present--blood in stool (=not normal) and urinary tract infection (=not normal). See your dr / urgent care / er for evaluation and treatment. If may be dehyrated as well (=not normal), you can fix w/extra fluids. ...Read more

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I have a foul odor smell in urine and discharge?

I have a foul odor smell in urine and discharge?

Infection: Urinary or vaginal may cause the odor. Be seen and treated. Any fungus history? Diabetes? Can start with careful cleansing of area and douches over the weekend. If fever, chills, sick GO to obgyn ...Read more

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Have blood in urine blood in stool urine very foul smelling . Very cloudy urine. What causes this?

Have blood in urine  blood in stool urine very foul smelling . Very cloudy urine. What causes this?

Bloody urine: blood in urine & stool, fowl cloudy smelling in MALE may be infection in kidney & bladder, might have fever, flank pain, chills, nausea & vomiting, need tested & treatment now. could also be fistula between rectum & bladder...need exam by surgeon... ...Read more

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What causes a foul smell in discharge and urine?

What causes a foul smell in discharge and urine?

Infection: Discharge or urine should never smell bad and generally indicates an infection. You need to get tested for vaginal infection, sexually transmitted infection and urinary tract infection. Gonorrhea, trichomonas, bacterial vaginosis have a bad odor, chlamydia and yeast less likely. Any partners should be tested and treated as well. ...Read more

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Can penicillin cause foul smelling urine?

Can penicillin cause foul smelling urine?

See below: Penicillin is excreted in the urine. It causes a distinct medicinal smell that i would not describe as foul. It smells the same way the penicillin tastes in tablet form or how it smells if you melt a tablet in water. ...Read more

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Fishy odor in stool mucus?

Fishy odor in stool mucus?

Not unusal: This is probably due to a change in diet or because your body has some element that it needs to get rid of. If you have other symptoms or this would become worse you need to see your primary care person. ...Read more

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Sour odor bacteria in urine, normal?

Sour odor bacteria in urine, normal?

Urine odor: Urine is often odorless. There are some diseases like diabetes that may create odors in the urine and some bacteria that grow in standing urine may produce odors. Urine odor may have a strong ammonia quality as well. ...Read more

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Sticky pink discharge after passing urine in men

Sticky pink discharge after passing urine in men

Urologist can check: A urologist can evaluate to see if there is urethritis (inflammation of the urethra), which can be due to disorders such as an infection, an autoimmune problem, chemical irritation, rare cancers, medicine effects, abrasions from a kidney stone, etc... The doctor can help check for a prostate infection, and for std's such as chlamydia, etc... ...Read more

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Painless blood in stool, whitish clumps in urine and pungent urine. (i don't really know how pungent smell is but my urine smells different lately.)?

Painless blood in stool, whitish clumps in urine and pungent urine. (i don't really know how pungent smell is but my urine smells different lately.)?

See a doctor...: Rectal bleeding can be a sign of potentially serious problems. Your urinary symptoms sound like a possible uti. See your doctor about both these asap. ...Read more

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Can foul smelling urine indicate possible uti?

Can foul smelling urine indicate possible uti?

Yes: Foul smelling urine can indicate a possible urinary tract infection. You need a urinalysis and urine culture done by your physician to assess and possibly treat if you have a uti. Also, the underlying risk factors for a UTI must be assessed for men and women both, especially if recurrent utis occur. ...Read more

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What causes urine odor in older peoples clothing?

What causes urine odor in older peoples clothing?

Varies: Sometimes incontinence. Possibly not bathing as often or changing clothes as often for some. ...Read more

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I have a clear discharge from penis, not emptying bladder, foul smelling cloudy urine yet urine cultures come back as normal?

I have a clear discharge from penis, not emptying bladder, foul smelling cloudy urine yet urine cultures come back as normal?

Maybe OK. STD?: Cloudy urine: usually phosphate crystals, related to diet and fluid intake, not abnormal. Strong urine odor: drink more fluids. Urethral discharge: if truly clear, maybe nothing important. However, most discharge means STD (gonorrhea or nongonococcal urethritis, often due to chlamydia). Urine culture doesn't detect STDs. Keep working w/ your doctor. ...Read more

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Vaginal itching and strong smelling urine in 2 1/2 year old girl?

Vaginal itching and strong smelling urine in 2 1/2 year old girl?

Pediatric urology: This is probably a urinary track infection which is a bit unusual. There also could also be a vaginal fungal infection. The child needs an exam soonest by a pediatrician. Hopefully, there is no sign of sexual molestation. Emphasize oral fluids (water), cut out high sugar foods. ...Read more

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Urine odor because of bathing in vinegar?

Urine odor because of bathing in vinegar?

Unlikely. : Urine is produced in the kidneys, travels down to the bladder in one direction, then out the urethra. Certain foods or medications that are ingested can impart odor to the urine, and a bladder infection can cause foul smelling urine, but bathing in a fluid will not enter the urinary system. ...Read more

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Ostomy output is floating in toilet, frothy, foul fatty smell, glistening and shiny/oily in appearance. Possible causes?

Ostomy output is floating in toilet, frothy, foul fatty smell, glistening and shiny/oily in appearance. Possible causes?

Malabsorption: what you describe sounds like a failure to completely absorb in your small bowel. It can be from rapid transit, a lack of pancreatic enzymes or bile, small bowel pathology or from a bacterial overgrowth. This is more common with an ileostomy . It also may be related to your underlying reason for the ostomy such as Crohnes. See your GI doc or surgeon if it doesn't resolve soon. ...Read more

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Headache and foul smelling urine. Are these connected?

Headache and foul smelling urine. Are these connected?

Uti: Please consult your doctor to get evaluation for urine infection. ...Read more

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Headache and foul smelling urine. Are these connected?

Uti: Please consult your doctor to get evaluation for urine infection. ...Read more

Bad Smelling Urine (Definition)

Odorous urine is a clinical finding that suggests infection ...Read more