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Thursday, December 12, 2013
Dark, smelly urine
I started experiencing a strong odor in my urine early January. it has developed into a dark burnt orange color and extreme odor now. Also I have no energy and experiencing dizziness/light headed as well. I am a 32 yr old female who had a hysterycrtomy 15 months ago from cervical cancer. My question is what could be going on and what level should I be concerned?
It appears as though you are having a chronic urinary tract infection, for which you should immediately see your physician for work up and proper treatment.
Ahmad Hamidinia, MD
Formerly, Professor of Clinical Surgery
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati