Urinary tract problems are the disorders of the kidney. They include:
2. Urine incontinence
3. Kidney stone
4. Prostate enlargement
5. Blood in urine
6. Blood in Semen
7. Swelling in the scrotum
8. Pain or burning during urination
HOW IS URINARY TRACT PROBLEMS DIAGNOSED?
The doctor can diagnose the bladder infection by performing a urinalysis. The doctor may also perform a urine culture, which is a test to determine the type of bacteria in the urine. Once the type of bacteria is known, testing the bacteria for antibiotic sensitivity is performed to determine what antibiotic will best treat the infection.
HOW IS URINARY TRACT PROBLEMS TREATED?
Urinary problems are treated with prescription medications to kill the bacteria and relieve pain and burning. Home treatments may also help relieve symptoms and cure the infection.
DID YOU KNOW?
Urinary tract problems can be prevented by avoiding usage of unhygienic toilets in public places.