Remedies for Urinary Tract Infections

Date :17-Feb-2017

Urinary Tract Infection is the infection caused in the urinary system by microbes such as bacteria overcoming the body’s defenses. There are 3 types of UTI. They are Bladder infection, Urethra infection and Kidney infection. Usually, women are at greater risk of developing a UTI than men.

Symptoms of Urinary Tract infection:

  • Frequency of urination
  • Urgency
  • Voiding in small amounts
  • Inability to void
  • Inability to empty the bladder
  • Painful urination
  • Foul-smelling urine
  • Lower abdominal discomfort
  • Fever

Causes of Urinary Tract Infection

The majority of cases are caused by bacterium E-coli usually found in the digestive system. However, people of any age and sex can develop a UTI. Following are the factors which increase the risk of developing a UTI:

  • Poor personal hygiene
  • Bowel incontinence
  • Diabetes
  • Weak immune system
  • Menopause
  • Pregnancy
  • Heavy use of antibiotics

Treatment of Urinary tract infection

If you suspect that you have a urinary tract infection and symptoms are severe or getting worse. Then you advised visit the doctor immediately. Your doctor may prescribe antibiotics usually as the first line treatment for urinary tract infections. Untreated urinary tract infection can potentially cause serious problems if they’re allowed to spread.

Uro-Andrology Clinic offers the best treatment for all Urology Problems in Chennai with the help of a dedicated team.

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About Dr. N. Anandan


Dr. N. Anandan is a senior consultant at Kauvery hospital and Apollo spectra hospitals in Chennai

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