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What is urethritis, and what is its main symptom?

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Urethritis is inflammation of the urethra, the tube that carries pee from your bladder outside your body.

Pain when you pee is the main symptom of urethritis. It's usually caused by bacteria and can typically be cured with antibiotics.

From: Urethritis WebMD Medical Reference

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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 November 20, 2017

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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 November 20, 2017

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