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I am a 33-year-old male. I have problems in my private parts. Sometimes, I sense slight numbness, slight pain in testis with coldness. But all this sensation does not last long. There is mild fever with tiredness and fatigue. Sometimes, I sense something inside my urethra while urinating. It is not there always. So, I went to a doctor a month ago. He suggested me to get a urine culture and sensitivity test. I got the test report after four days.
The report shows infection of E. coli. Currently, I am on Ciprofloxacin and disodium hydrogen citrate for the last seven days but to no avail. Kindly suggest the ways and means how to get rid of this E. coli infection. I have had an ultrasound twice, twice blood tests, twice urine tests, X-ray and done a urine culture and sensitivity test, physical examination of the private parts done. But lastly, the urine culture and sensitivity test had detected infection of E. coli. Please help.
Well, the treatment is apt according to the drug sensitivity report.
The drug would have already started showing its effect by now that is within 48 hours after initiation if you have started. Kindly continue the medication.
Drink lots and lots of water and liquids.
Cranberry juice will help fight the UTI (urinary tract infection)Get back to me if you still have an increase in the frequency of urination, urgency, burning pain while passing urine, abdominal pain, and fever.
Mild pain in the abdomen area is still there. The exact location is the pubic area. Whenever I go to urinate, there is an uncontrollable urgency. Sometimes, I feel something is there in the urethra. I always feel the infection is in the urethra.
Yes, I had sexual intercourse four months ago. But, I had tested for STD like VDRL twice and HIV once and the result was negative. The doctor had done a physical examination of my genitals. But could not find anything serious. I feel discomfort in my privates part. If you doubt anything then please advice me so that I can go for another test.
There is no pain during ejaculation. Yes, I do have a mild fever and fatigue. There is no pain in the perineal region and no difficulty in emptying the bladder. But, I have a mild burning sensation in the penis and sometimes it becomes numb for a short while. What should I do?
As you get older, hormonal changes cause alterations to your vagina and its contents, predisposing you to urinary tract infections. Topical estrogen applied inside the vagina can reduce the risk of infections. Your doctor will decide if this treatment is right for you.
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Recurrent urinary tract infections are common in post and perimenopausal women.
You need to get a urine culture and routine investigation, so that culture guided antibiotics can be given.
In these cases plenty of fluids and urine alkalizer syrups are also very helpful...
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