Urinary Tract Infections

The term urinary tract infection is a general term for any of the disorders that are characterized by blood in the urine, difficulty when urinating, frequent urinating or urinating in inappropriate places. Urinary tract infection is normally caused by bacteria in one of the tracks through which urine passes. You will realize that this infection can actually occur in the urethra, ureters or the urinary bladder. Women are mostly affected by this infection than men. However, men can also be affected by UTI, thereby causing greater level of discomfort. The symptoms of urinary tract infection should be treated properly. The following are some of the urinary tract infections conditions:

  1. A strong, persistent urge to urinate
  2. A burning sensation when urinating
  3. Urine that appears cloudy
  4. Urine that appears red or bright pink
  5. Passing frequent, small amounts of urine.
  6. Strong-smelling urine
  7. Pelvic pain in women.

Those are some of the conditions for urinary tract infections. If you have experienced any, you should visit the doctor for treatment.