Urinary Tract Infection

Urinary tract infection is an infection that may occur in any part from the urethra to the kidneys. Most commonly, urinary tract infections affect the lower part of the urinary system, causing lower urinary tract symptoms such as dysuria, frequency, nocturia or hesitancy. Treatment consists in increased fluid consumption and antibiotics administration.

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Guardian readers respond to our report on the role the NHS’s antibiotic crackdown has played in UTI-related hospitalisationsI read your article (Antibiotic crackdown linked to big rise in women ending up in hospital with cystitis, 5 October) with great interest. I am a fit, single 85-year-old with …...

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