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Why do I have painful urination after swimming?

Why do I have painful urination after swimming?

Chlorine, Dehydratio: Sometimes, rigorous swimming will dehydrate you and increase your body temperature. The chlorine can also irritate your local skin if you are sensitive. so, some people will have burning for a few hours after swimming. Sometimes you may be unlucky, when you swim in public pools that are crowded, you may get an infection. ...Read more

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Painful Urination (Definition)

Painful urination is the high end of urethral discomfort at voiding, which may result from UTI, STD-related urethritis, stone passage, aftereffect of transurethral procedures, but with widely variable expression & intensity reflecting personal tolerance & coping ability. So, interpreting it with ...Read more


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My 2 yr old daughter is having painful urination after swimming in a pool also. She also has had uti's 3 times. Is it safe for her to continue weekly?

My 2 yr old daughter is having painful urination after swimming in a pool also. She also has had uti's 3 times.  Is it safe for her to continue weekly?

Is your question: whether or not it's safe for her to swim weekly? Have her UTI's been related to her swimming? If not, it's certainly safe for her to swim. Make sure she's changing out of her wet bathing suit as soon as possible after swimming. Being in the wet suit will not cause an infection, but can cause irritation, which can cause symptoms like a UTI.Please contact her pediatrician to discuss further. ...Read more

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Why do I have to urinate so much after swimming?

Why do I have to urinate so much after swimming?

Frequency: Urinary frequency is usually a sign of a UTI or overactive bladder (urge incontinence). You did not mention if the frequency happens a few days after or immediately after swimming. If it happens immediately after swimming, the effect of running water or even swimming, in some women, causes a physiologic reaction to have the urge to urinate. Otherwise, check for a possible urinary infection. ...Read more

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What can cause painful urination?

What can cause painful urination?

Many things: A number of things can cause painful urination. A bladder infection, interstitial cystitis, a vaginal infection, or atrophic vaginitis can all cause painful urination. An evaluation typically begins with a history of the problem, a physical exam and a simple urinalysis. ...Read more

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What could cause painful urination?

This can be from : Bladder infection sexually transmitted disease in men or women; and prostatis in men. U/a, culture helps define, or emoiric treatment. W/u if recurrent. ...Read more

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Painful urination but no other symptoms?

UTI: Painful urination is most often due to a bladder infection. Sometimes a urethral infection from a sexually transmitted disease is also a cause. Start with a urine test, and if it is consistent with a UTI then antibiotics will resolve it. If you have any vaginal discharge then you should also have tests for stds. ...Read more

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Is painful urination in the morning normal?

No: This is not normal. You should see the urologist for examination of your urinating pattern and for testing of the prostate and urine. ...Read more

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What can cause painful urination on a child?

What can cause painful urination on a child?

Pain on Urination: We do see bladder infections in children. More common in young girls than boys. Boys will sometimes have a valve that prevents the bladder from emptying fully. Any irritation to the bladder wall can cause pain on urination. Sometimes it difficult to tell if they are irritated by urinating or if it is something else is going on in the general area. Time to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have painful urination?

Many possibilities: Often but not always associated with an infection; can be bladder, kidney, vagina, prostate, testicular or limited to the urethra. Some std's can cause this as well as trauma, sexual activity and even vigorous athletics. A few drugs and herbs can cause urinary discomfort, and rarely obstruction. If associated with blood, foul odor or air passage, or if persisturgent medical evaluation is advised. ...Read more

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How much should I worry about painful urination?

Moderate concern: While even a "mild" urinary tract infection can have severe symptoms, there are many potential causes of infection, including usual and unusual bacteria, yeast, stds, and even other organisms. While many resolve on their own, depending upon associated medical conditions, sexual activity, age, immune status, medication use, and other factors, each case should be evaluated if it persists. ...Read more

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Other than infection what causes urination pain?

Other than infection what causes urination pain?

Pain with urination: Stones, masses, foreign objects, bladder spasms, urethral spasm, pelvic spasms, interstitial cystitis, external tissue irritation from a multitude of sources, concentrated urine, acidic urine from dietary sources, nerve pain(neurlagia), injury, fissures, ulcerations, inflammation, allergic reactions with mucosal swelling, medication side effects. ...Read more

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How fast can I make my painful urination go away?

How fast can I make my painful urination go away?

Painful Urination: If you have pain with urination, that is intermittent, you may have ingested an irritant, or had irregular sexual contact. If you have pain that is consistent, you may have inflammation of the bladder, and infection, or other source of irritation. You should be check for these. If you see blood, or the pain is severe, be seen in the er. ...Read more

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Urination (Definition)

The act of passing your ...Read more