How do I know if I have a uti?

Symptoms, testing. Usually has urinary urgency, frequency, burning, discomfort over bladder; may have malodorous urine; sometimes bleeding, fever. May prgress. Kidney infection (complicated uti, pyelonephritis) has back/flank pain, fever, chills as well.

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Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a UTI or anything like that?

See below. Symptoms of a UTI can include urinating frequently (sometimes small amounts), feeling like you have to urinate frequently, burning or discomfort with urinating. These symptoms can occur with other issues as well, however. A urine test (and culture) will help determine if you have a UTI. An evaluation by your doctor will help determine if something else is going on. Read more...
Symptoms. include frequency urgency, burning on urination, suprapubic abdominal discomfort, and sometimes low back ache. You should see your doctor to determine the caise of your symptoms and then you can be treated. Read more...

Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a uti? I don't seem to have all the symptons?

Urine test. A urine test (and culture) will help determine if you have a UTI. You do not have to have 'classic' symptoms with UTI's (urinary frequency, feeling the need to urinate often, discomfort with urinating). Other issues, such as diabetes (high sugar levels) and irritable bladder, will give you some similar symptoms. So, you may want to check with your doctor. Read more...

How do I know if I have a UTI or something and my kidney breaks down. What should I do?

UTI. The best way to diagnose a UTI or kidney issues is to get a urinalysis done at your doctor's office. Also getting a basic metabolic panel will show what is going on with your kidney function. Read more...

How do I know if I have a UTI or yeast infection?

See your doctor. Utis usually have symptoms like burning when you pee, the urge to pee frequently, sometimes foul smelling or bloody urine. Yeast infections usually are accompanied by itching, burning, and a vaginal discharge. Ultimately, only your doctor can confirm which you have and give you the right treatment. Read more...

Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a UTI or a venereal disease?

Get tested. Sometimes the symptoms of a UTI and venereal disease are very similar. You should see your doctor to have an evaluation, urine test and cultures to determine the cause of your symptoms. Effective treatment will depend on the cause - so please be evaluated. Read more...
See your doctor. and get your urine checked and get tested for STD's as well as a physical exam with a pelvic exam. Read more...

Hi Doctors. How do I know if I have a UTI or std? Is dryness common in one or the other?

Be evaluated. Symptoms for a UTI and STD can be similar, depending on the STD. The only way to know for sure is to see your doctor for an exam, urine test and cultures. A urine test alone can be positive with both UTI's and STD's, so the evaluation and culture are needed. Dryness is not necessarily common in either case. Read more...

How do I know if I have a UTI? How would I know if it went to my kidneys? I am in tons of pain sides and back. But not when I pee. Just peeing a lot.

Here are some ... To sort out what are happening to you, more information is needed. So, collect the onset, degree, progress, duration, frequency, interval, & possible related symptoms such as nausea / vomiting / radiating pain, etc. over time, and bring those to see Doc for analysis, more Hx, physicals, possible tests such as urinalysis, etc. so to deduce Dx for Rx. Clinically, consider urinary stone passing &... Read more...