How can you tell the difference between a bladder infection, urinary tract infection, and yeast infections?

See your HCP. It is critical to avoid waiting to treat a urinary tract infection (also commonly known as a bladder infection). Waiting to treat a bladder infection can lead to a serious complication - another urinary tract infection called a kidney infection.. Seeing your hcp who can check your urine and your vaginal discharge will result in a specific diagnosis. Don't delay !

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How can I tell if I have a yeast infection, urinary tract infection, or something else?

OTC tests. There are over-the-counter test kits to check for each as a screening tool. Next step is to treat it appropriately. Read more...

How can I tell the different between a yeast infection and a urinary tract infection?

Urinalysis + swab. Both may show up in the urine. Urine culture could reveal which it is. Yeast will tend to cause a whitish vaginal discharge and UTI will not. Vaginal swab can detect yeast immediately if checked by microscopy. Read more...

How can you tell the diffence between a bladder infection, urainary tract infection, and a yeast infections?

See below. A bladder infection is a type of urinary tract infection (the "urinary tract" encompasses the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra). Uti due to yeast is uncommon in individuals who don't have immune system disease, catheters, or aren't hospitalized. A "yeast infection" typically refers to an infection of the vagina associated with itching and whitish discharge. Hope this helps! Read more...
Kidney infection. Kidney infection (pyelonephritis) generally causes fever, chills and very significant flank pain. One generally feels "sick". Bladder infection (cystitis) rarely causes systemic symptoms. Discomfort in the pelvic area and irritative voiding symptoms are typical. Yeast infections cause itching and vaginal discharge. Read more...

What can cause you to get a urinary tract infection and a yeast infection at the same time. Both are reoccurring.?

Yes. Although their proximity is close, a vaginal yeast infection and a urinary tract infection are two separate infections and can occur simultaneously. Read more...
Possibly sex. Recurrent yeast infections can occur from sex with an untreated uncircumcised partner, have partner tested. Also utis if u don't urinate after sex. Recurrent yeast infections can be proven by repeated positive cultures and may require long term (6 months) treatment. Avoid scented/dyed soaps & personal hygiene products. Etc. Shower, don't bathe. No synthetic underwear. Consult your gyn dr. Read more...

Can a yeast infection cause you to get a urinary tract infection?

Yes -yeast will help. other germs. Think of it this way - the germs are having a 'party' at your expense. So if you have symptoms of urinary frequency, burning or discomfort, and/or abnormal smell or appearance of the urine - you could have a UTI as well as candidal vaginitis. Sorry! But your doc should be able to help - I recommend to call over there. A urinalysis will confirm the exact 'cause' of the infection. Read more...