Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Learn about different types and treatments of urinary tract infections, the risk factors, and prevention for both men and women.
A bladder infection is a bacterial infection. It also may be called a UTI, which refers to infection in the bladder, kidneys, ureters, or urethra.
Pyelonephritis is an inflammation of the kidney and upper urinary tract. Symptoms include flushed skin, back pain, fever, and nausea.
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Prostatitis is inflammation of the prostate gland. Learn more about its symptoms and how your doctor can treat it.
Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder. Most often it is caused by a bacterial infection known as a urinary tract infection (UTI).
MRSA is an infection caused by a type of staph bacteria that's resistant to many different antibiotics. Learn about its symptoms, causes, and treatment.
Indwelling catheters are the typical cause of this infection, which normally occurs while hospitalized. Read about signs and treatment.
Acute cystitis is a sudden inflammation of the bladder. Learn about the causes, symptoms, and treatment.
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