We always heard that normally female or woman are most familiar or infected by UTI (Urinary Tract Infection). But nowadays, both female and male are have high probability of being infected by UTI. It's depends on how's their lifestyle everyday. According to an article that has been sharing in, emedicine.medscape.com, it is rare to find male that has UTI in the age younger than 50. However, they become more and more common in the age above 50. The male has high probability or normally affected by UTI if they have a health problem such as prostatitis, epididymitis, orchitis, pyelonephritis, cystitis, urethritis, and urinary catheters.
UTI Sign and Symptoms
Most of my reading sources claimed that Dysuria is the most frequent chief complaint in men with UTI. The combination of dysuria, urinary frequency, and urinary urgency is about 70% predictive for UTI, whereas the acute onset of hesitancy, urinary dribbling, and slow stream is only about 30% predictive for UTI.
Although almost all adult males show the symptoms of the UTI and definately will knowledge some distress, not all men display the symptoms or sign. Signs can include any recurrent encourage to be able to urinate and also a distressing, burning experience near this bladder or even urethra during urination. It isn't unusual to be able to commonly feel worn out, shaky, washed out, in addition to feel agony no matter if not urinating. It is noted which some adult males have noticed the sensation involving bounties from the rectum. Extremely common to get a man with a urinary contamination to be able to, regardless of the encourage to be able to urinate, complete just a tiny bit of urine. The
particular urine themselves might look cloudy, milky, or perhaps reddish when blood occurs. Normally, any UTI isn't going to cause fever if it is from the urethra or even bladder. Some sort of fever might point out the contamination possesses multiply towards the kidneys. Signs of the kidney contamination contain agony from the returning or even area down below this ribs, feeling sick, or even nausea or vomiting.
Here are the 5 brief explanation of the symptoms of UTI:
- Urinating more often or waking from sleep to urinate
Normally we only wake up once or none to urinate at night. But, when seems to be affected by the UTI, the number or urinate slightly decrease even though we only drink a normal volume of water.
- Pain or burning when you urinate
This kind of pain is very different from less volume of water consume daily. I guess, many of us experience the pain of lower abdomen during urinate which is causing by less of daily water consume. You drink a lot of water or vice versa, the pain or pain when urinate still the same.
- Pain or pressure in your lower abdomen
This symptoms is common occur to confirm the UTI. If you experience of pain and pressure in your lower abdomen and frequently urinating at night time, you should see the Specialist Doctor immediately. Otherwise, the infection are become worse.
- Urine that smells bad
We should be aware on this symptoms too. When you face this similar condition, for examples, every time urinate, you detect a bad smells of your urine and then feel pain at the same time, you should see your doctor for further investigation or UTI confirmation.
- Leaking urine
Leaking urine means loss of bladder control. In other words, you cannot control or hold the urine from flow away. Be aware on this condition especially at the same time you feel burning pain during urinate.
The above paragraph are the complete and details explanation regarding on male UTI symptoms. If you having an experience similar with the above mention or any additional symptoms, feel free to drop your comment in the following section. Thanks for reading.