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Uti infection in pregnancy symptoms?

Uti infection in pregnancy symptoms?

Same as not pregnant: Frequency of urination, hesitancy (stop and go) and pain when urinating. Also might have blood in urine. Later in pregancy might even feel cramping. ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Uti symptoms when pregnant?

Uti symptoms when pregnant?

Common: Many of the symptoms you may exoperience with utis are simnilar topp pregnancy, for example, urinary frequency, urgency, trouble holding urine. If there is a doubt, a simple urinanalysis can distinguish between the tewo. ...Read more

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Questioning UTI symptoms or possible early pregnancy symptoms ?

Questioning UTI symptoms or possible early pregnancy symptoms
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Take HPT to know.: pregnancy - may have breast swelling & tenderness, food aversions, nausea. Other sx's that occur in pregnancy include: darkened areolas, thin, white & milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings,^ gas, insomnia, gagging & yawning. ...Read more

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Urin infection is early pregnancy symptoms what?

Urin infection is early pregnancy symptoms what?

urine infection: Has nothing to do with pregnancy, u can get a urine infection i u are preg or if u are not preg either way it needs to b treated please see your obgyn. ...Read more

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Are fever and nasue symptoms of pregnancy?

Are fever and nasue symptoms of pregnancy?

Normally a fever: Is not seen with a healthy pregnancy. Nausea can occur but is not diagnostic. Take a home pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms UTI problems and/or stds?

What are the symptoms UTI problems and/or stds?

Nothing or .....: You could have UTI or std without any symptoms. So high index of suspicion is needed. The usual symptoms for UTI are pain in the bladder area, burning when urinating, frequency, or fever/chills with backpain may suggest kidney infection. For std - there are many kinds - but look for discharge (other than white in color), odor, unusual irritation. ...Read more

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Can urinary tract infection symptoms be mistaken for pregnancy symptoms?

Can urinary tract infection symptoms be mistaken for pregnancy symptoms?

Mistaken pregnancy: If you want to know if you are pregnant, pregnancy test kit is the quickest way to find out. If you are not and you have burning when you urinate or urinate frequently, i would see a physician who will send off a urine culture to see if there are bacteria in it and treat it with appropriate antibiotic. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can certain bladder infection symptoms be signs of pregnancy. Back pain, cramping, no stinging when urinating, no cloudy/bloody urine?

Can certain bladder infection symptoms be signs of pregnancy. Back pain, cramping, no stinging when urinating, no cloudy/bloody urine?

Yes and it can be: confusing. Back pain and cramping occur with both pregnancy and urinary tract infection (UTI), along with difficulty voiding, increased urine frequency, cloudy urine, malaise/fatigue and vaginal spotting. Pain on urination, bloody urine, and fever are only seen with UTI. Anorexia, morning sickness, dizziness, and mood swings are usually only seen in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Early signs and symptoms of pregnancy?

Early signs and symptoms of pregnancy?

A specific set: Early signs and symptoms of pregnancy include breast enlargement and tenderness, nausea and/or vomiting, weight gain, abdominal fullness, and period irregularity with either spotting or missed periods. Keep track of your gal's periods on a calendar so you are aware of her fertile days, expected period times, and possible times to look for these symptoms. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of urine infection during pregnancy?

What are the symptoms of urine infection during pregnancy?

Do not ignore: Urine infection in pregnancy is more common and more likely cause serious problems. Symptoms are going frequently (also normal in pregnancy) but look for a change, going urgently, pain with urination. Bad smell, blood in urine, tenderness in the lower abdomen. Fever and kidney pain are signs it has gone to the kidney and caused more serious infection. Get care earlier than if not pregnant. ...Read more

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Pregnant with a urinary tract infection. No symptoms. Need meds?

Pregnant with a urinary tract infection. No symptoms. Need meds?

Yes, antibiotics: Consult your OB dr. Will likely get a urine culture and prescribe an antibiotic safe to use during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are frequent urination and feces symptoms of pregnancy?

Are frequent urination and feces symptoms of pregnancy?

No: One symptom of pregnancy is frequent urination. Not so with bowel movements. The symptom is associated with known pregnancy, it would be unlikely to have it as the presenting symptom. ...Read more

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Movement in stomach and pregnancy symptoms but negative tests?

Movement in stomach and pregnancy symptoms but negative tests?

Stomach?: Make sure you have had your stomach or intestines checked. Otherwise, sometimes if you really want to be pregnant, your mind is powerful enough to duplicate a lot of the symptoms of being pregnant. ...Read more

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What are pregnancy symptoms or period symptoms?

What are pregnancy symptoms or period symptoms?

Classic pregnancy: Sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Many women have no period sx's other then bleeding. Others may feel moody, bloated, >. ...Read more

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Abnormal vaginal bleeding and uti symptoms after sex?

Abnormal vaginal bleeding and uti symptoms after sex?

Be checked, if...: Go to be evaluated so to assure the origin of bleeding and the potential causes for UTI-like symptoms. How to get the related things for good medical care done correctly? Follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html about What to Do at Feeling Sick?, http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html about Blood in Urine, & other articles in the selected categories. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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Negative ultrasound UTI and diabetes and dehydrated but still frequent urination?

Negative ultrasound UTI and diabetes and dehydrated but still frequent urination?

Need details: You need to undergo a detailed history and physical exam followed by possible lab work and imaging studies relevant to the findings. For this would suggest seeing a good general internist or family physician who will spend the time and interest necessary to work this out. Have you had a urinalysis? How long has this been going on. Need more info. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How are PMS symptoms and early pregnancy different?

How are PMS symptoms and early pregnancy different?

Use a HPT: Because there can be some overlap in symptoms, the easiest way to differentiate is by taking a pregnancy test. By the time a woman is having classic pregnancy symptoms- a pregnancy test can be read. ...Read more

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Questioning UTI symptoms or possible early pregnancy symptoms ?

Take HPT to know.: pregnancy - may have breast swelling & tenderness, food aversions, nausea. Other sx's that occur in pregnancy include: darkened areolas, thin, white & milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings,^ gas, insomnia, gagging & yawning. ...Read more

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How can kidney/uti symptoms differ from ectopic pregnancy?

How can kidney/uti symptoms differ from ectopic pregnancy?

Very different: An ectopic pregnancy typically presents itself in the first trimester with first trimester vaginal bleeding and abdominal pain, usually in the pelvic area. UTI pain is often manifested as burning upon urination, suprapubic discomfort, urinary frequency and urgency, and pyelonephritis can cause accompanying fever, flank pain, nausea/vomiting, and costovertebral angle tenderness. ...Read more

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How do kidney/uti symptoms differ those of ectopic pregnancy?

How do kidney/uti symptoms differ those of ectopic pregnancy?

Not as severe: Usually an ectopic pregnancy presents with much more severe pain and in a more acute presentation compared to a uti. It also is associated with bleeding and pain located on one side. ...Read more

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How do kidney/uti symptoms differ from those of ectopic pregnancy?

Yes: Renal colic is like a progressively severe toothache in the flank and back with nausea and vomitung. The pt can not find acomfortable psoition and moves around. Ectopic pregnancy is an acute pelvic pain- blook irritates the pelvic lining and moving around makes it worse. ...Read more

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Uti symptoms but no UTI on culture is what?

Uti symptoms but no UTI on culture is what?

It may never show up: Utis is a clinical diagnosis - that means for a physician, we rely mainly on the patient's symptoms (pain on urination, hesitancy, frequency, flank/supra pubic pain) to make a dx. In many cases, we can grow and isolate the offending organism in the lab in <24hrs.. In other cases, it is much harder to do this (eg chlamydia, ureaplasma, mycoplasma) - sometimes resulting in a negative culture. ...Read more

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I have frequent urination for over a year, and now UTI symptoms?

I have frequent urination for over a year, and now UTI symptoms?

UTI - Diabetes: You need to be evaluated for a urinary tract infection via urinalysis, and diabetes by a blood sugar level. Please be seen by a doctor this coming week. 1 year of these symptoms is not good and leads me to think it could be from undiagnosed diabetes. And if diabetes, you can get UTI's much easier! Go get checked out. ...Read more

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I have some UTI symptoms. Can i treat this without going to the doctor?

I have some UTI symptoms. Can i treat this without going to the doctor?

Yes: There are a number of over the counter herbs and supplements that may help if taken early enough or there are foods to avoid if they cause symptoms to flair. An old standby (if not allergic) is called azo. Not enough space to name all that have had claims of helping. Do not ignore if no fast reponse or if fever. If recurrent, more than 3 in 6 months further eval rec. ...Read more

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Is otc urinary tract pills effective because im still getting uti symptoms?

Is otc urinary tract pills effective because im still getting uti symptoms?

OTC pills for: UTI may help the symptoms but they do not help the cause. UTI's are caused by bacteria and need to be treated with antibiotics. You need to be seen by your doctor and have your urine tested to see if you indeed have an infection. If you do antibiotics will be given to treat the infection. ...Read more

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Can herpes effect the urethra? Can it make it feel as though u have UTI symptoms?

Can herpes  effect the urethra? Can it make it feel as though u have UTI symptoms?

Yes: A common symptom of a genital herpes infection can be painful urination. This does not necessarily mean you have a UTI though. Treatment with any antiviral medication may help decrease the symptoms from genital herpes. ...Read more

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I have UTI symptoms, but every time i go to the doctor it doesn't show i do? Why is that? I've been dealing with it for years

Several possibilitie: If you have painful periods, you may have endometriosis , if not interstitial cystitis is possibility. See a urologist for correct diagnosis ...Read more

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Had mild UTI symptoms. After indulging on cranberries , garlic & drinking plenty of water my symptoms went away. Should i still see a DR?

Had mild UTI symptoms. After indulging on cranberries , garlic & drinking plenty of water  my symptoms went away. Should i still see a DR?

It depends...: UTIs are not effectively treated by cranberries, garlic, or increased fluids. Symptoms may be improved on account of drinking lots of water, and UTI's can clear up pretty quickly on their own. Other problems (e.g. certain STDs) can cause symptoms similar to UTI. See a doctor if the symptoms return or if you remain uncertain, or if you think you may be at risk for STD. ...Read more

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I took plan b a week ago and I'm now spotting, and two days ago I started having really bad uti symptoms. Could this mean the plan b didn't work?

I took plan b a week ago and I'm now spotting, and two days ago I started having really bad uti symptoms. Could this mean the plan b didn't work?

Spotting could be: a side effect. If there is a UTI it should not be due to Plan B. Potential side effects w emergency contraception includes menstrual flow changes (spotting, bleeding, early or late period), nausea, vomiting, dizziness, fatigue, headache, breast tenderness & abdominal pain or cramps. Take pregnancy test & notify dr if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more

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I am experiencing normal UTI symptoms but recently my lower left back has a sharp pain as well as a sharp pain under my left rib. What could this be?

I am experiencing normal UTI symptoms but recently my lower left back has a sharp pain as well as a sharp pain under my left rib. What could this be?

Kidney infection: Kidney infection or kidney stone could be present if there if one sided back pain. Also, fever and nausea would suggest infection. If the urine is cloudy, it would likely be infection. If there is blood in the urine, a kidney stone is possible. ...Read more

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What can relieve UTI symptoms ?

What can relieve UTI symptoms ?

Antibiotic: If you truly have a uti, you need an antibiotic. Cranberry juice is a simple way to prevent future utis. ...Read more

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Persistent UTI symptoms, what to do?

Persistent UTI symptoms, what to do?

Possible IC: Interstitial cystitis could explain your symptoms. Suggest you check at: ichelp.Org website. Also cosult with urologist or uro-gynecologist if you haven't done so. Good luck. ...Read more

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Uti symptoms but not uti? What could it be then?

Uti symptoms but not uti? What could it be then?

Many things: See your doctor. You need to have a full history and physical exam to clearly establish a diagnosis. See your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. James Krick
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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. James Lin
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Urinary Tract Infections (Definition)

A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more