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In a UTI one always has a strong what

urge to urinate

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how often does one urinate with a UTI

frequently in small amounts

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in a UTI urine is what color

cloudy

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when urinate what is one feeling with a UTI

burning sensation

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what color is the urine when there is blood in the urine while infected with a UTI

bright pink or cola colored

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how is the smell of urine from a UTI

very strong

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what is the MC pathogen to cause a UTI (80-85%)

Escherichia coli

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Serratia maracescens is also known as what

pink mold

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how is one often infected with a UTI

self-inoculation fecal bacteria into the urethra

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are males or females more likely to be infected

females are

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are urinary catheters a common source of nosocomial infection

yes they are

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how is one to prevent themselves from a UTI

limiting contamination by fecal microbes

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what is good for helping prevent bacterial UTI's

cranberries

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Leptospirosis when severe enough is called

Weil’s disease

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Leptospira interrogans causes what

leptospirosis

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how is the leptospirosis transmitted

from direct contact between urine droplets or urine contaminated water

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how frequent is leptospirosis in the US

rare in US

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Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis appears how

suddenly

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Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis causes what in the kidney

irreversible kidney damage

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when does Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis occur

10-14 days after step infection

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Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome (STSS) causes what in the body (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

extremely low BP, confusion, severe red rash, loss of sheets of skin

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what can individual under go with Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome (STSS) (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

Shock

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Staphylococcus aureus is the pathogen that causes what (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome (STSS)

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in Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome (STSS) where does the TSS toxin grow (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

in the wound or in an abraded vagina

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where does S. aureus grows well where (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

on super-absorbent tampons

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Staphylococcal Toxic Shock Syndrome (STSS) is considered what (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

a medical emergency

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Bacterial vaginosis has what symptom to it (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

white vaginal discharge with a fishy odor

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bacterial vaginosis is caused by what pathogen (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

many anaerobic bacteria

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what is bacterial vaginosis associated with (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

multiple sexual partners and vaginal douching

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is bacterial vaginosis a STD (Nonvenereal bacterial diseases)

no it is not

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Fungal vaginitis and candidiasis are other names for what (Nonvenereal Fungal diseases)

vaginal yeast infection

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what are some hallmark symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection (Nonvenereal Fungal diseases)

severe vaginal itching and burning with an odor-free vaginal discharge with a cottage cheese appearance

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vaginal yeast infections are MC caused by what (Nonvenereal Fungal diseases)

candida albican

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in vaginal yeast infections why does candida overgor (Nonvenereal Fungal diseases)

because the vaginal pH or microbiota changes

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how common are vaginal east infections

Very common

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what is recommended for patients suffering from vaginal yeast infections (Nonvenereal Fungal diseases)

recommended probiotics for patients who take antibiotics