Urinary Tract Infection; Urinary Tract Infections; Urinary Tract Infections in Adults; Urinary Tract Infections in Child... 

Urinary tract infections are a serious health problem affecting millions of people each year. Infections of the urinary tract are common--only respiratory infections occur more often. In 1997, urinary tract infections (UTIs) accounted for about 8.3 million doctor visits.* Women are especially prone to UTIs for reasons that are poorly understood. One woman in five develops a UTI during her lifetime. UTIs in men are not so common, but they can be very serious when they do occur.

Urinary Tract Infection in Women as related to Urinary Tract Infections/uti