6 symptoms of a urinary tract infection
How do you know if you have a urinary tract infection (UTI)? Dr. Kristina McCain, gynecologist with Saint Thomas Health, helps identify some of the most common symptoms of a UTI.
- A strong, persistent urge to urinate.
- A burning sensation when urinating or passing frequent, small amounts of urine.
- Urine that appears cloudy.
- Urine that appears red, bright pink or cola-colored — a sign of blood in the urine.
- Strong-smelling urine.
- Pelvic pain, in women.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. McCain, call 615-565-6872. Need a primary care physician? Call 1-800-Doctors for a free physician referral.