Outpatient Urinary Tract Infections in Young Women

  • Richard A. Gleckman

Abstract

It has been estimated that there are millions of office visits annually by young women who experience uncomfortable voiding symptoms. Some women experience discomfort when their urine passes over inflamed labia. These women have what has been termed “external dysuria,” a condition caused by infectious vaginitis.1 Other women manifest deep or “internal dysuria” associated with frequency and urgency. These latter women have infectious urethritis, cystitis, or pyelonephritis.

Keywords

Urinary Tract Infection Chlamydia Trachomatis Neisseria Gonorrhoeae Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection Excretory Urography 
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