Urinary tract infection is often a combined result of a decreased ability to prevent opportunistic infection and the presence of a common (E coli) bacterial strain that travels from the gastrointestinal tract into the urethral opening. Infections are generally treated by antibiotics to prevent kidney damage.
Urinary Tract Infections Leading cause of morbidity and health care expenditures in persons of all ages. An estimated 50 % of women report having had a UTI at some point in their lives. 8.3 million office visits and more than 1 million hospitalizations, for an overall annual cost > $1 billion.
Case Study. Charlotte is a 13-month-old girl with a history of 2 febrile urinary tract infections (UTIs) 4 and 6 months ago. She had normal renal and bladder ultrasonographic findings 6 months ago. She presents with a fever that began yesterday. She has no other new symptoms.
Feb 28, 2018 · Objective: Urinary tract infections (UTI) are the second most common infection in geriatric population. This study investigated clinical findings, diagnostic approaches, complicating factors, prognosis, causative microorganisms and antimicrobial susceptibility in geriatric patients diagnosed with UTI.
AIM: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common infections affecting children. The aim of our study is to determine microorganisms that cause community-acquired urinary tract infections and their antibiotic susceptibility in children. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Our investigation includes 150 cases which has positive urine culture. The cases are ...
Apr 12, 2017 · Total 116 samples of urinary tract infection (UTI) outpatients, were collected during this study period. Among these 70(60.35%) belonged to female and 46(39.66%) samples belonged to male patients. Among them adult patients occurred in (22.41%) of female as well as male patients with the same percentage, and most of them were old adults ( Table 1 ).
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