5 Signs You Might Have a UTI

Find out the symptoms of a urinary tract infection.

5 Signs You Might Have a UTI

By Toni Gasparis

A urinary tract infection, referred to as a UTI, is an infection that most commonly occurs in your bladder or urethra. This condition isn’t serious at the outset, but if left untreated can spread to the kidneys and cause more serious issues. While this condition is more prevalent in women, men are not exempt from getting an infection. Learn what the signs of a UTI are and see if some of the symptoms you are experiencing are a direct result of this infection.


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You Are Experiencing Pelvic Pain

A common symptom of a UTI is to experience pain and cramping the abdominal region near the infection site. If you have ruled out common reasons for pain such as periods and a regular stomach ache and have one or more of the other signs you should call your doctor to see if you have a UTI.

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