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Discharge (Definition)

Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more


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When you have a bladder infection is it okay to have blood in urina?

When you have a bladder infection is it okay to have blood in urina?

It happens...: But the hematuria, as blood in the urine is called, should disappear within a day or so. If not, see your doctor. Hope you improve quickly. ...Read more

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If I am going to the bathroom so much, does it have to be a UTI or can a vaginal yeast infection cause that?

If I am going to the bathroom so much, does it have to be a UTI or can a vaginal yeast infection cause that?

Many things: Frequency of urination can be a manifestation of many medical conditions. Vaginal yeast infections will seldom do that without associated burning on urination. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Is it normal to bloat when you have a kidney infection?

Is it normal to bloat when you have a kidney infection?

Not really : Weigh yourself daily to see if there are any rapid changes in weight and contact your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible to always have to pee while having a yeast infection?..Or should I check to see if I have a bladder infection

See answer: Though vaginal discharge, itching, irritation, and burning on the outside with urination are the typical symptoms vaginitis and yeast infections, urinary frequency and urgency are not and more suggestive of a uti/cystitis/bladder infection or some other type of bladder-related problem. Recommend a urinalysis and a urine culture as next most appropriate test. ...Read more

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Is this a urinary track infection? After i urinate i still feel like i need to do it more and there is a lot of pressure also it is happening more frequently.

These : These symptoms are consistent with a uti. You need to see your doctor for a history, urinalysis, and urine culture. Your doctor may start treatment if he/she feels a UTI is a strong possibility, or they may opt to wait for the results, which usually takes about two days. All the best. ...Read more

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I have drank cranberry juice to help treat a UTI but it seems to make the pain worse when i go to urinate, is this normal? I think I have a UTI cause the symptoms seem to be the same as last time but i know it could be a yeast infection which I have never

I have drank cranberry juice to help treat a UTI but it seems to make the pain worse when i go to urinate, is this normal? I think I have a UTI cause the symptoms seem to be the same as last time but i know it could be a yeast infection which I have never

You : You need to see your doctor. Even though some studies have shown that drinking cranberry juice can help prevent urinary tract infections, once you have the infection, you need to be treated with antibiotics. If you are having worsening pain, it may not only be a worsening infection, but it is also important to rule out kidney diseases such as a stone or nephritis or another type of infection such as a yeast infection or sexually transmitted disease. These may need other treatments besides antibiotics or different antibiotics. ...Read more

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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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I have treated a urinary tract infection but it seems to never go away.....What can be the cause of this?

I have treated a urinary tract infection but it seems to never go away.....What can be the cause of this?

Many causes.: Interstitial cystitis, anatomic abnormality, dysfunctional voiding, medication effect, etc. Need to see your doc who treats the uti. ...Read more

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If your discharge only starts after you have urinated, does that mean it can be a UTI bladder or kidney infection?

If your discharge only starts after you have urinated, does that mean it can be a UTI bladder or kidney infection?

No: Its more likely just vaginal discharge that happens to come out when you have changed positions and beared down to go to the bathroom. Vaginal discharge really isn't related to a uti. ...Read more

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If your discharge only starts after you have urinated, does that mean it can be a UTI bladder or kidney infection?

If your discharge only starts after you have urinated, does that mean it can be a UTI bladder or kidney infection?

Rephrase question : Your question is not clear, what do you mean if "your discharge" start after urinating, do you mean you have whitish, yellowish or clear genital discharge after urinating ? ...Read more

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Is Ecoli and another bacteria usually a kidney or bladder infection? I had really bloody urine. I have ic so symptoms are hard to distinguish.

Is Ecoli and another bacteria usually a kidney or bladder infection? I had really bloody urine. I have ic so symptoms are hard to distinguish.

Yes but not always: E.Coli is common cause of UTI. Bloody urine is common but not specific for any one bacteria. After ruling out infection, older patients must make sure blood is not from cancer or another cause. See your doctor. ...Read more

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If I have just a little burning when I go to pea, could that be just a female candida problem, or must it always be a urine infection?

If I have just a little burning when I go to pea, could that be just a female candida problem, or must it always be a urine infection?

Either possible: It may be cystitis (bladder infection) which is very common in women, or any irritation of the labia, either from vaginitis (which may be due to candida), or sometimes external substances applied to the genetalia may do this. A quick visit to your family doctor should solve this. ...Read more

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If you are urinating frequently, could it be a bladder infection?

If you are urinating frequently, could it be a bladder infection?

Yes: Yes, this is one of the signs of a bladder infection. It can also indicate an enlarging prostate gland. See your primary care physician. He may want to check a sterile urine sample. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a urinary track infection and spotting nlood. Alot of pain have antibiotic will this help or is it to l?

What to do if I have a urinary track infection and spotting nlood. Alot of pain have antibiotic will this help or is it to l?

Uncertain.: First off your question was cut off. Were you specifically prescribed this antibiotic for this urinary tract infection or is this just some antibiotics that you already had. Sorry, not enough info to give you a helpful response. ...Read more

Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
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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