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Presentation and Diagnosis

  • Bob Yang
  • Steve FoleyEmail author
Chapter
Part of the In Clinical Practice book series (ICP)

Abstract

The classical symptom of a UTI is cystitis—a group of symptoms including dysuria (pain on passing urine), frequency (urinating often), and urgency (strong sudden desires to urinate, sometimes with difficulty in reaching the toilet) with lower abdominal pain. In general systemic symptoms are mild or absent in cystitis. The urine itself may appear odorous or cloudy.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Royal Berkshire HospitalReading, GBUK

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