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What are the symptoms of UTI in women who are preggers?

What are the symptoms of UTI in women who are preggers?

See below: Essentially the same as for non-preggers. That is burning on urination, frequently voiding small amount of urine, always feeling the need to go. ...Read more

Dr. Gregory Moneta
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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


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What are symptoms of a UTI in women?

What are symptoms of a UTI in women?

Burning,urgency,freq: Dysuria or burning on urination... The need to urinate urgently, urgency... The need to urinate frequently, frequency are the most common signs of a urinary tract infection. If the infection is in the kidney pain in the flank or back, fever and chills are common. ...Read more

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Do men get UTI's too? Or just in women? If so, what are the symptoms?

Do men get UTI's too? Or just in women? If so, what are the symptoms?

UTI in men: Yes, they happen, but are much more rare because of the length of the male urethra compared to females. Symptoms include urinary frequency and urgency (gotta go all the time, nothing comes out), bladder spasm, pelvic pain. More common in men are infections like STDs (chlamydia/gonorrhea) or epididymitis, an infection in the testicle. Go get this checked. Any of the above need to be treated. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of a UTI in a female? And can I do anything to help get rid of one if I have a uti?

Change in urination: Symptoms of a bladder infection include the constant sensation of needing to pee, and when one does urinate, only small amounts come out. One may also have discomfort with urination, blood in the urine, and urinary urgency. Once one has a uti, then it needs to be treated with antibiotics in a timely manner, to prevent the UTI from ascending to a kidney infection. ...Read more

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I am a 48 yo female. I have wet the bed twice over the past 2 months. I don't feel any of the symptoms of a UTI and i drink water all day. Any ideas?

I am a 48 yo female. I have wet the bed twice over the past 2 months. I don't feel any of the symptoms of a UTI and i drink water all day. Any ideas?

More info needed: How late in the evening do you drink fluid? You may want to limit your intake for several hours before bed. Also, do you have frequency or urgency during the day? Do you have loss of urine at other times? You may need to see your doc for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Posted question yestetday 50 year old female with UTI symptoms., Drs responded UTI. Bought AZO URINE TEST shows leucocitos in urine/nitroto normal?

Posted question yestetday 50 year old female with UTI symptoms., Drs responded UTI.  Bought AZO URINE TEST shows leucocitos in urine/nitroto normal?

Here are some...: Many causes may induce UTI-like symptoms. (+) for WBC & (-) for nitrite in chemstrip dipstick suggest the presence of inflammation indeed in urinary tract or possible contamination from improper urine collection or no UTI by gram negative bacilli, not gram positive cocci or urine not staying inside bladder long enough. So, seek timely evaluation and counseling so to define right Dx for right Rx... ...Read more

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Excessive urination after drinking one-two beers. Smoker. Female. 29. No children. No symptoms of UTI. ?

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Excessive urination after drinking one-two beers. Smoker. Female. 29. No children. No symptoms of UTI. ?

Here are some...: Drinking beers supplies water and its contained alcohol suppresses anti-diuretic hormone, resulting in making more urine so you have to pee more often. So, it is okay as long as being fine in peeing while not on water / beer drinking. About water drinking? Go to http://formefirst.com/waterdrink.html. ...Read more

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Hi docs can uti causes backpain in females? Also what can I take to get rid of a uti? What are the symptoms? Because I keep peeing every two minutes

Hi docs can uti causes backpain in females? Also what can I take to get rid of a uti? What are the symptoms? Because I keep peeing every two minutes

Frequency : Frequency is a UTI symptom. The concern with pain in your back is whether or not your kidneys are infected or a possibility of kidney stones. If the pain is lower back then it may be associated with a bladder infection. All the best. Have your urine checked. You will need treatment with antibiotics for infection. ...Read more

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16, female. Hard to pee, frequent urge to pee, common uti's but symptoms don't go away after treatment. Swollen but painless glands in neck.

16, female. Hard to pee, frequent urge to pee, common uti's but symptoms don't go away after treatment. Swollen but painless glands in neck.

Need urologist: The problem may be more complicated than a simple UTI if the right abx was used. You may need to consult an urologist. I am also concerned over your abdominal mass. ...Read more

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2 recent episodes of gross hematuria. Also 1 episode 10 months ago. No uti, no symptoms, no history of kidney disease. Female age 23. What could it be?

2 recent episodes of gross hematuria. Also 1 episode 10 months ago. No uti, no symptoms, no history of kidney disease. Female age 23. What could it be?

Hematuria: You need to be evaluated by a Nephrologist in-person. It could be related to IgA nephropathy, other glomerulonephritis but UTI still needs to be ruled out. Urine can seem to contain gross blood at the time of menstrual period. ...Read more

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What kind of bacteria is causing my utis? 2/2008, i developed a UTI (my first). I am 35 y/o female. I put off treatment because i didn't have insurance. I had the typical UTI symptoms and left flank pain. When i got tested and treated, it was e-coli. Afte

What kind of bacteria is causing my utis? 2/2008, i developed a UTI (my first). I am 35 y/o female. I put off treatment because i didn't have insurance. I had the typical UTI symptoms and left flank pain. When i got tested and treated, it was e-coli. Afte

Hello. : Hello. I am not sure exactly what you are asking with your question. You asked what kind of bacteria were causing your uti's but you have listed e coli, kleibsella and pl mirabilus from cultured speciments. Please clarify what information you are looking for. ...Read more

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32 y/o female, symptoms of UTI including urgency, urethral discomfort, flank pain. Urine negative, no retention. Rx Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS. PMH pyelo x2. Ideas?

32 y/o female, symptoms of UTI including urgency, urethral discomfort, flank pain. Urine negative, no retention. Rx Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) DS. PMH pyelo x2. Ideas?

HC of pyelonephritis: When you are told that the urine test was - it just means it did not grow on the culture media that they chose to grow on. Try taking Ellura, a cranberry extract which prevents the bacteria from attaching to your bladder wall. It's not an antibiotic but it works quite well. ...Read more

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Could be myeloma in woman in early thirties? Only symptom is persistent low back pain.Had clear l spine xray/ clear CT scan for kidney stones. No uti.

Diagnosis of myeloma: Your answer is longer than 400 characters. You can find the information you seek at this website: http://www.Cancer.Org/cancer/multiplemyeloma/detailedguide/multiple-myeloma-diagnosis good luck. ...Read more

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What causes UTI in woman ?

What causes UTI in woman ?

Small urethra bacter: Women get more utis compared to men, due to the anatomy.The urethra which brings the urine from urinary bladder to outside is small compared to men, and it is easy for infection to travel into the bladder due to contamination in pelvic area or during sexual intercourse. ...Read more

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What is the symptoms of uti?

What is the symptoms of uti?

Burning: With urination, frequent urination, urgency, lower abdominal pressure, possibly blood in urine. Be seen by your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Martin Raff
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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