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Health Tip: UTI Warning Signs

Last Updated: March 06, 2019.

(HealthDay News) -- A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a common bacterial infection that affects the urethra, bladder or kidney. Those who are pregnant or sexually active may be at a higher risk for UTIs.

The American College of Physicians notes the top warning signs for UTIs:

  • Painful urination.
  • Abdominal discomfort.
  • Frequent urination.
  • Bloody or cloudy urine.
  • Fever.

The ACP recommends seeking medical care and discussing treatment options with your doctor.

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