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Question: My urine smells like burnt rubber (Very Strong)

 bamere - Fri May 15, 2009 2:56 pm

My symptoms began over a moth ago it started out with sever kidney pain but after a few days begun to fad then I had severe burning after urination and lots of blood. I then bought a UTI med over the counter used that and it has stopped the bleeding but now my urine is cloudy and smells Very Strongly like burn rubber.(I do not eat asparaguses) Occasionally I get frequent ergis to urinate but not daily. I am feeling very sluggish lately also. I have had urethra problems and have a abnormal shaped kidney and large bladder in the past and had several stint placements but for the past 3 years all has been well. Do you think its all coming back? Or could it be something simpler?
 Dr.M.Aroon kamath - Sun Oct 11, 2009 1:52 am

User avatar Hi,
I do not get the correct idea about your underlying urological abnormality from your account.However, if your urine smells abnormal (irrespective of the type of smell),it must be investigated urgently for urinary tract infection and treated. Each episode of UTI may affect your renal function adversely.Please consult a urologist as soon as possible.Good luck!

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