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I got e coli and a kidney infection after anal sex should my partner get treated if he has no symptoms?

I got e coli and a kidney infection after anal sex should my partner get treated if he has no symptoms?

UTI: At the very least your partner should have a urinalysis and if there is anything suspicious should have a urine culture done. These results will dictate treatment. However, without symptoms, I am doubltful there is anything that requires treatment at this point, but get the tests done and interpreted by your partner's doctor. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Can I have sex when I have a kidney infection?

Can I have sex when I have a kidney infection?

See below: If it does not bother you, yes
bettter to wait, if bladder infection was due to sex. ...Read more

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How long should I wait before having sex again after a kidney infection?

How long should I wait before having sex again after a kidney infection?

Who knows?: No one knows the exact timing for your question. But, two weeks to pass by is decent ; reasonable for uti-related inflammation to subside. Besides, irritative voiding is not always uti-related, especially in many females. And at resuming sex, watch what you might use and act for sex so to minimize possible effect from chemical ; physical stimulation to lower urogenital tract.

Detailing? Ask doc. ...Read more

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Can you have sex with a kidney infection?

Sexuality: Yes. Of course. You may feel less comfort during the encounter but utis are not thought to be contagious. ...Read more

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Can it be no problem to have sex with a kidney infection?

Can it be no problem to have sex with a kidney infection?

OK: But only if you are feeling well and really want to have sex. Don't do it just to please your partner. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a kidney infection to occur after having sex?

How long does it take for a kidney infection to occur after having sex?

Not long: A bladder infection after sex can typically manifest in the following day or two. Most bladder infections do not become kidney infections unless they are ignored and left untreated too long. ...Read more

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Is it safe to have sex while you have a UTI or kidney infection?

Is it safe to have sex while you have a UTI or kidney infection?

In a way: Depending on the infection, you may put your partner at risk of getting an infection from the bacteria, etc. And it may cause discomfort while you have an infection. ...Read more

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Recently had a kidney infection. I didn't take all the medication. So now I feel a bit numb and pain during sex. What's wrong its no longer fun.

Go to doctor: Sometimes, it is your mind feeling guilty and you feel that not taking all the antibiotics is causing the problem, or you may have a problem no associated with the infection. Uti are actually easy to treat and we usually over treat. Go to your doctor to see if infection gone, and have peace of mind. If the problem persists, then the cause is something else and has to be diagnosed. ...Read more

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What can be done to stop me from having reoccurring kidney infections and UTIs? (& yes, I do pee after sex before you ask)

What can be done to stop me from having reoccurring kidney infections and UTIs? (& yes, I do pee after sex before you ask)

Here are some...: Recurrent UTIs in a 19-y-o female is most likely sex-related. There is no cure but how to modify in sexual acts as what you have applied and with timely use of antibiotics. Of course, go to be evaluated to make sure of no underlying causes for UTI; afterward, focus on coping with precipitating factors as alluded. More? Seek evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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I'm pron to having kidney infections, since my last one I haven't felt completely right. I've been much more tender and my sex drive has went down?

I'm pron to having kidney infections, since my last one I haven't felt completely right. I've been much more tender and my sex drive has went down?

Urology referral: Make sure f/u urine analysis with c/s is entirely nl. If more than 3 infections in past year you need to f/u with urology for evaluation to r/o stricture, other causes. In meantime void after sex, cranberry juice daily. Should not impact on sex drive directly. ...Read more

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After sex this Sat., I bled from my vagina. Had total abd hyster July 2014. On warfarin for clot. Recently had kidney infection and stone.?

After sex this Sat., I bled from my vagina. Had total abd hyster July 2014. On warfarin for clot. Recently had kidney infection and stone.?

Bleeding after sex: Being on warfarin makes you prone to easy bleeding. Depending on how "aggresive" your sex was it can cause minor vaginal trauma which could cause the bleeding. Also are you sure it was from your vagina?? And not from your urinary tract infection? Good luck ...Read more

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Why do I keep getting bladder and kidney infections? I'm not having sex. There is blood and pus in my urine. Been 2 doc they have on clue 2 wats wrong

Why do I keep getting bladder and kidney infections? I'm not having sex. There is blood and pus in my urine. Been 2 doc they have on clue 2 wats wrong

Hygiene: This is about your personal hygiene habits. That would be the most common reason for this problem. Wiping the anus after a bowel moment away from the urethra; bathing regularly; wearing clothes once and only after washing them. ...Read more

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Sometimes when I have sex I bleed alittle during sex also sometiymes wheni pee I had a kidney infection last december didn't go to doctor just took a?

Sometimes when I have sex I bleed alittle during sex also sometiymes wheni pee I had a kidney infection last december didn't go to doctor just took a?

Irritation: Also, possible infection of urine from sexual relation. The presence of blood in urine may suggest infection. It is hard to tell what kind of infection. It could be bacterial i.e. Treatable with antibiotics, viral i.e. Treatable with antivirus, or other like yeast or protozoal. Would see doc or state health std clinic. Untreated std could cause pelvic inflammatory disease &uti >> kidney infection. ...Read more

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