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Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections - Bladder Infection - Kidney Infection


Updated May 16, 2014

Other Names:

UTI, bladder infection, kidney infection, lower urinary tract infection

Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections

Bladder Infection

  • strong, constant urge to urinate
  • sharp pain or burning in the urethra during urination
  • inability to fully empty bladder
  • possible blood in urine
  • soreness in lower abdomen, back, or sides

Kidney Infection

  • above symptoms
  • back pain
  • chills
  • fever
  • nausea
  • vomiting

What are the treatments for Urinary Tract Infections?

Visit our Women's Health Treatments Guide Index for more information about Urinary Tract Infections and other women's health conditions.

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Always discuss any symptoms you may be experiencing with your health care provider for an accurate diagnosis and treatment.


Urinary Tract Infection. Medline Plus. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000521.htm. Accessed 08/24/2009.

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