Doctors for Urinary Tract Infection in Median Road, Hubli-Dharwad
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URINARY TRACT INFECTION
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) can occur in any part of the urinary tract and most of the Urinary Tract Infections are caused by bacteria, fungi or viruses. Some of the common signs of Urinary Tract Infection include burning with urination, bloody urine, cloudy urine, pelvic pain and rectal pain.
HOW IS URINARY TRACT INFECTION DIAGNOSED?
The urologist would check your urine to see the traces of bacteria that could be cause of this infection including E Coli.
HOW IS URINARY TRACT INFECTION TREATED?
As urinary tract infections are normally caused by bacteria, they are most commonly treated with antibiotics or antimicrobials. The type of medication and length of treatment will depend on the patient's symptoms and history. Drinking lots of fluids, and frequently urinating are always recommended for people who have UTIs as this helps to flush out the bacteria. A variety of pain relief medications may be prescribed to alleviate pain. Applying a heating pad to the back or abdomen can also help. To cure a UTI that is caused by problems within the urinary system, the underlying problem needs to be found and corrected. If left untreated, these infections can lead to kidney damage.
DID YOU KNOW?
If not treated properly and hygiene maintained, there is a high risk of UTI recurring.