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If you don't use the antibiotics to get rid of a UTI then will it be worse for you when your older?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree

In brief: Bad News

Untreated utis potentially causes damage and permanent scarring of the kidneys.
I have seen several patients with renal failure, requiring a kidney transplant due to lack of treatment.It is not worth the risk to let it go. The benefits of therapy far outweigh the riskes.

In brief: Bad News

Untreated utis potentially causes damage and permanent scarring of the kidneys.
I have seen several patients with renal failure, requiring a kidney transplant due to lack of treatment.It is not worth the risk to let it go. The benefits of therapy far outweigh the riskes.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
2 doctors agree

In brief: UTI

Untreated UTI is never a good ideea.
Not only the discomfort caused by this but also there is a chance of infection progressing into your body causing kidney problems, generalized infection. The simple UTI should always be treated:)).

In brief: UTI

Untreated UTI is never a good ideea.
Not only the discomfort caused by this but also there is a chance of infection progressing into your body causing kidney problems, generalized infection. The simple UTI should always be treated:)).
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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