Reoccuring UTI in eleven year old daughter.

Patient : My 11 year old daughter keeps having reoccuring urine infections. She is now on her 5th set of antibiotics. The only symptom she has is the smell of the urine, which is very foul but no stinging or urgency to go. It seems to clear whilst taking the medication but within two days of finishing the course the smell is back. I am becoming more concerned there is an underlying issue? She is also going through puberty at the moment and I was wondering if this could have any relationship. She is v.clean hygenically. Please could you give me some advice as I dont know how else to help her.
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I'm a 32 year old male. I've been experiencing mild urinary retention for the past two weeks that came on suddenly. ...

Q: I was really sick with a stomach bug last week, it really effected my bowels to put it nicely. So much so my butt hol...

Q: I have chronic bladder infection for 6 months. I prescribed pyridium I told one yesterday but I have been having real...

Q: Son 32 has prostititus. Can marijuana use cause bladder infection or prostititus infection

Q: Should I be concerned with a liver panel of an AST 23 and ALT 13. This would give me a 1.8 > AST /ALT which seems to ...


Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon