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Gram stain and nongonococcal urethritis, what is this?

Gram stain and nongonococcal urethritis, what is this?

Lab test and result: Gram stain is applied with an eye dropper to a slide and taken up by the bacterial. It affects the way bacteria present in concentrated urine appears under the microscope. Non gonococcal urithritis is a type of urinary tract infection caused by a bacteria other than gonococcus. (e coli for example as seen in the photo i posted). ...Read more

Dr. H. Hunter Handsfield
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Urethritis (Definition)

The urethra is the tube that carries urine from the bladder to outside of your body. Urethritis occurs when this urethra is inflammed or infected. This is most often caused by an E. Coli infection and can result ...Read more


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How long does urethritis last?

How long does urethritis last?

Urethritis: Asymptomatic urethritis can last for a long time, always see a doctor if you are suspect a urinary tract infection and be tested and treated. ...Read more

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Do a lot of people get urethritis?

Do a lot of people get urethritis?

Urethra infx: Can be associated with std....Looks like uti....Similar symptoms of uti. ...Read more

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Does urethritis ever completely go away?

Does urethritis ever completely go away?

Sure: If treated effectively, and you do not keep getting another infection, etc. it should be bale to resolve. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are common symptoms of urethritis in males ?

What are common symptoms of urethritis in males ?

See below: Men may experience slight burning sensation when voiding or no symptoms at all; urinary frequency may occur as well as (microscopic) blood in the urine. ...Read more

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Is urethritis curable?

Is urethritis curable?

Usually: Urethritis means infection of the urethra, which is the tube that comes from your bladder and allows you to urinate. Urethritis is often due to a bacterial infection, which can be eradicated with antibiotics. If you are having pain or burning with urination, or discharge from the urethra, you might consider seeing a physician for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for urethritis?

Is there a cure for urethritis?

I agree: I agree with dr. Ferdowsi. However, in older women low hormones can cause urethritis also. Topical estrogen applied to the urethra can help with the inflammation of the urethra in this group of patients. ...Read more

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Does urethritis involve itching?

It can: Anything that causes inflammation of the urethra can cause an itching sensation. ...Read more

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Is blood a symptom of urethritis?

Is blood a symptom of urethritis?

Can be. : Along with several other symptoms. You need to confirm as it can be from something else. ...Read more

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Is there an autoimmune urethritis?

Is there an autoimmune urethritis?

POSSIBLE: Autoimmune disease may affect any organ in the body, and as an example, reiter's syndrome is felt to be an autoimmune condition associated with certain types of infection. ...Read more