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Worst uti symptoms ever. Severe bladder pain, burning, urgency, FOUL urine. Uti dipstick only picked up trace leukocytes and no nitrites? Infection?

Here are some... Go to be checked by following instructions in the articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html & in http://formefirst.com/onUTI.html. Besides, it is still worthwhile to be treated once empirically since some 25-30% of women with typical UIT symptoms - dysuria, frequency, & urgency - will turn out to have negative urine culture. So doing, you gain insight on how to work with doctor. Read more...

If nitrites are found in urine, but have no UTI symptoms; could there be another cause?

No . Unless there is error or malfuntion of devices that determined the nitrites, its presence means bacteria are present. Mammals don't make this substance at all. If you have a UTI without symptoms this means you have bacteruria. This should be evaluated by your urologist. Read more...

3+ WBC and 3+rbc. Uti symptoms. Nitrite is normal. What types of bacteria do not convert nitrates to nitrites?

Yu'ar asking a compl. Why ask such complicated questions? How is this going to help anyone? It looks like you have UTI which can be easily treated with simple antibiotics. If this is a recurrent infection(>2 times), a culture of the urine is the only way to find out what type of bacteria is the cause. That is how we address such questions.I am sure your doctor can help you manage this problem. Go seek his/her advice. Read more...

Urine reagent strips promo to check urine. All normal (including nitrites) except leukocytes. Color between trace (15) and small (70). Uti? No symptoms.

Microscopic exam. To make a diagnosis of a UTI your urine should be spun down and examined under the microscope and the WBC should be counted. Read more...
Unlikely. Urine dip is not the most specific test for UTI but when combined with symptoms of burning sensation, cramps, urgency, frequency, hesistancy it enhances the diagnosis. Otherwise without any symptoms, nothing too conclusive i would say. Read more...