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Can a guy transfer a urinary tract infection to a woman while having sex?
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Dr. Jared Fialkow
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
3 doctors agree
In brief: UTI
Bacteria on the skin can get into the urethra and bladder during sex.
So its not transferred by the guy, per se, but can occur. Shower before sex can help and urinatiing right after can also help.

In brief: UTI
Bacteria on the skin can get into the urethra and bladder during sex.
So its not transferred by the guy, per se, but can occur. Shower before sex can help and urinatiing right after can also help.
Dr. Jared Fialkow
Dr. Jared Fialkow
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
In brief: No
No reason because urinary and genital tracts are separate.

In brief: No
No reason because urinary and genital tracts are separate.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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Dr. Otto Placik
However, there is an entity known as honeymooner's cystitis which is associated with frequent and repeated intercourse.
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