Yeah, sounds like a UTI. I would definitely get her to a physician today to get her checked out and complete a medical work-up!
P.S. : We came back to bed & all she wanted to do was to hold my hand. From 7 to 10 we kept on going up & down. It has been very frustrating. This morning, the day has started with an inquiry about her long past uncle!
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