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Urinary Tract Infection in Women Directory

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are infections of the bladder, kidneys, prostate, or other urinary organs. In women, simple UTIs are very common. UTIs are caused by bacteria. They can usually be treated with antibiotics and drinking plenty of water. Sometimes, surgery may be needed. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how a UTI is contracted, how to treat it, and much more.

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Recurrent urinary tract infections? Antibiotic-resistant bacteria are behind many recurrent UTIs. What can a woman do to reduce her risks?

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