Information About Urinary Tract Infection

(also known as UTI)

The urinary system consists of the kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. Infections of the urinary tract (UTIs) are the second most common type of infection in the body. You may have a pain or burning when you use the bathroom, fever, tiredness or shakiness, an urge to use the bathroom often, pressure in your lower belly or urine that smells bad or looks cloudy or reddish.

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