What are the causes of bladder infections?

Inadequate Emptying. Bacteria are overwhelmingly bacteria present in stool (reason for advice: wipe front to back), grow back up the urethra (tube to the outside), some can partially adhere to the cells lining the urethra & inner bladder wall, may grow fast enough between voiding & not be adequately washed away during each voiding + several additional issues. See: https://www.Healthtap.Com/#user_questions/872086.

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What are the causes of bladder infections after having intercourse?

Minor trauma. A bit of trauma to the urethra (the short tube which carries urine from the bladder to the outside) prevention may include some care during sex and /or antibacterial medicine taken to prevent infection. Read more...

What can cause a bladder infection usually?

Bacteria. . Urinary tract infections occur when pathogenic bacteria proliferate in the urine, causing inflammation in the urethra, bladder and sometimes the kidney. E. Coli is the most common cause, which is usually found in the colon but can contaminate the urine since the urethra and anus are in such close proximity. Infections are cleared with antibiotics, and should be confirmed by urine culture. Read more...

What could cause my reoccuring bladder infection?

Several items. There a variety of reasons for recurrent bladder infections. Douching, spermicidal ointments (on condoms), bubble baths and stones are just a few. Read more...

What causes bladder infections? Every three months I go to the doctor I am told I have a bladder infection what would cause on going bladder infections? I am being treated after the findings but when I come back I have the infection again what could possi

Urinary . Urinary tract infections are usually caused by bacteria. What are ways bacteria can get into a woman’s urinary tract? If you wipe going from your anus going forward; that could spread bacteria from the anus or the vagina to the opening of the urinary tract. Sexual intercourse can also spread bacteria, especially if the woman has multiple partners. Read more...
Frequent UTIs . Frequent or recurrent bladder infections could represent insensitivity of the bacteria to the antibiotics prescribed or to other causes that your doctor should review with you. There may be an anatomic abnormality that can be determined by a urologist. Your question is a valid one that should be discussed with your physician who can take a proper detailed history and physical exam. Good luck! Read more...

What causes repeat bladder infections?

Antibiotic Resistanc. Repeat bladder infections depends on the age and sex of the person who has the infection. If it is a repeat infection it could be due to not having taken the complete regimen of antibiotics prescribed or because the infection is resistant to the antibiotics prescribed. Another cause of repeated infections is obstruction of the flow of urine. In the former, it is important to check for stds as well. Read more...
Many answers. There are many possibilities. A common one in a 30 year old woman who is sexually active is minor trauma during sex. Read more...

What causes you get bladder infections?

Several factors- Keeping infections out, our urinary system is designed to push urine completely out. Infections occur when microbes aren't flushed out, allowing it to travel upstream and grow in unvoided urine that remains.This may occur if there is an anatomical problem like an enlarged prostate that weakens urine flow and causes urinary retention, or physiologic issues that causes urine backflow (aka.Reflux). Read more...
Many. Bacteria multiplying in bladder. Not urimating after sex so bacteria have time to multiply , toilet hygiene by not wiping front to back or keeping thighs clamped toether whilst urinating rather then spreading thighs to avoid urine trapping behind labia, bubble-bath or tub baths rather than showers, thong +/or non-cotton underwear, constipation, cathetrization, bladder stones. Read more...

What can cause bladder infections in teenage boys?

Bladder infection . bladder infection in teenagers is unusual unless there is a history of kidney reflux causing repeated infections and scaring of kidneys or bladder. Teenagers who are sexually active can have sexually transmitted diseases that looks and acts like bladder infections. Read more...