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How is urethritis diagnosed?

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Tests for urethritis can include:

  • Physical examination, including your genitals, belly area, and rectum
  • Urine tests for gonorrhea, chlamydia, or other bacteria
  • Examination of any discharge under a microscope

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on January 26, 2020

SOURCES:

Newman, L. , 2007. Clinical Infectious Diseases

Mandell, G. Elsevier, 2009. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Diseases,

Reviewed by Nayana Ambardekar on January 26, 2020

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