According to WHO statistics, every fourth representative of a beautiful sex died of cystitis at least once in their lives.
Cystitis (inflammation of the bladder) usually begins quite banal. Overcooling, casual sex, and now began the urge to urinate, whose satisfaction does not bring relief.
It is enough once to create a situation that facilitates the entry of bacteria into the bladder, so that in the future the problem of cystitis for many years passed with you for life.
Most often pathogens are mycoplasma, E. coli, staphylococci, viruses, trichomonads.
Among the sick, the overwhelming majority are women. Such discrimination is simply explained: because of the structure of the female urinary channel bacteria are much easier to penetrate the goal. Indeed, unlike men in women, it is short and wide.
Men, of course, do not bypass the side of this attack. But for the development of cystitis in their body must be created certain conditions. These include, for example, urine blockage in the urinary bladder, which occurs in chronic prostatitis.
Common provocative factors for cystitis include the use of spicy and spicy foods, stress, hypothermia and hypodynamia.
How to suspect a cystitis
In cystitis there are two main symptoms: the urge for frequent painful urination and pain at the bottom of the abdomen. In the toilet I want to literally every 20-30 minutes, and sometimes more often. When urinating, it may be burning in the genital area.
In some cases, you can see traces of blood in the urine, or it becomes muddy. The general well-being also suffers, the body temperature rises to 37-38 degrees.
Should cystitis be treated
Cystitis is an insidious disease, because after the first attack, all symptoms are spontaneously in about a week. However, this recovery is imaginary. Without treatment, the acute form of the disease becomes chronic, which is much more difficult to undergo therapy. She continues to torment the patient for many years to come.
In addition, chronic cystitis is dangerous because of the possible spread of the infection on the ascending path with the development of pyelonephritis. Therefore, with the first signs that resemble cystitis, one should contact a doctor-urologist as soon as possible.
Diagnosis is established quickly based on characteristic symptoms and urine analysis, in which bacteria and leukocytes are detected.
In the future, the doctor prescribes treatment, which usually includes:
- Antibacterial drugs - to suppress bacterial flora;
- Anti-inflammatory drugs;
- Abundant drinking - two liters a day or more;
- A diet with the exception of products that provoke cystitis;
- Refusal of sexual life;
- Immunosorbing drugs - usually prescribed only for chronic cystitis.
What to do to prevent the disease from returning again
If you have ever had cystitis, then you should carefully treat your health and take care of the disease.
You should not allow overcooling, include in your diet hot meals. It is advisable to adhere to the rules of abundant drinking.
Useful a couple of times a year to drink the course of infusion of urological herbal fees (you can buy at the pharmacy). After visiting the toilet, be sure to go to the bathroom, because personal hygiene in the prevention of cystitis is extremely important.
It is better for women to refuse the use of tampons during menstruation in favor of pads. After sex it is desirable to urinate - it significantly reduces the probability of bacteria getting into the bladder.
Usually these simple rules are enough to make cystitis never remind myself of anything else.