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Complicated Urinary Tract Infections


Topic Overview

Several factors determine whether you have a complicated urinary tract infection.

  • You have symptoms, such as:
    • A high temperature [greater than 101°F (38.3°C)].
    • Ongoing nausea, vomiting, and chills.
    • Your condition getting worse in spite of doctor-directed home treatment.
  • You have other risks, such as:

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ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerAvery L. Seifert, MD - Urology
Last RevisedMay 13, 2013

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