Cystitis is a medical term for bladder
/urinary tract inflamation.
It is usually caused byan infection from e. Coli, a bacteria
that we normally have in our GI tract. It is more common in women due to how close the urinary tract is to the anal area. E. Coli may be introduced to the urinary system by wiping towards the front after going to the bathroom or during sex
. See your pcp.
Answer assisted by Nicole Bressler, Medical Student