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UTI Can Cause Life-Threatening Complications, Doctors Warn

UTI Can Cause Life-Threatening Complications, Doctors Warn

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Some medical practitioners have warned that Urinary Tract Infections could lead to potentially life-threatening complications if left untreated. The experts made this known in interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Abuja. UTI is an infection in any part of human urinary tract system, including the kidney, ureters, bladder and urethra. Dr Egbete Chimaobi, the Managing Director, Ternopil State Medical University, Ukraine, said: “When UTIs are left untreated, it can lead to Sepsis and Abscess, which is an extensive and more serious form of any infection, especially in women. “UTIs can lead to major infertility as women who are pregnant would experience premature labour and miscarriages. “UTIs could also lead to kidney failure and cancer of the bladder,” he sa