urinary tract infection

urinary tract infection

noun
infection of any part of the urinary tract, especially the urethra or bladder, usually caused by a bacterium, Escherichia coli, and often precipitated by increased sexual activity, vaginitis, enlargement of the prostate, or stress. Abbreviation: UTI
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urinary tract infection

noun
any infection of any of the organs of the urinary tract 
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