What Are the Complications & Risks of Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)?


Complications

If left untreated, UTI's can cause damage to the kidneys, decreasing their effectiveness at cleaning the blood.

Partners and Re-infection

While re-infection isn't common, it also isn't rare. Roughly 20% of women who have a UTI will have another one sometime in the future.

Worried you might have an STD?

Getting tested is not only quick and easy, it is the only way to know for sure if you do or do not have an STD. Don't risk your health. Get tested today!

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Mark Riegel, MD
Mark Riegel, MD
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