Cranberry products, especially those in capsule form and made from whole fruit, provide undoubted protection against recurrent urinary tract
infections, especially in older women who are at the greatest risk of infection.
8,9] Asymptomatic--The involvement of the lower urinary tract
leading to asymptomatic bacteriuria is the most common cause of UTI during pregnancy.
Historical Overview of Urinary Tract
Infection Treatment Practices
Commonly adopted methods for the diagnosis of Urinary Tract
Infection (UTI) along with their pros and cons are compiled and a brief review is presented in this paper.
Men who have an enlarged prostate may have difficulty completely emptying the bladder, which can lead to urinary tract
When the bacteria move up to the urinary tract
, it may result in serious infection which is characterized by symptoms such as fever, nausea, chills, discomfort and burning sensation while passing urine.
10) Other non-modifiable risk factors include congenital urinary tract
anomalies, obstruction of the urinary tract
, and a history of UTI.
Key words: Urinary tract
infection, cranberry, co-trimoxazole, pipemedic acid, ciprofloxacin, co-amoxiclav.
In a third study, which tested for resistance in urinary tract
infections in pets across Europe, patterns of drug resistance in dogs and cats tracked that of humans, the researchers found.
The ALTAR trial - ALternatives To prophylactic Antibiotics for the treatment of Recurrent urinary tract
infection in women - will compare a drug called methenamine hippurate against the current antibiotic.
Blockages in the urinary tract
, not being circumcised, prostate problems, and sexual intercourse are some of the factors that increase the likelihood of developing a UTI in men.
KEY WORDS: Urinary tract
infections; Microbial sensitivity tests; Gram-Negative bacteria; Gram-Positive bacteria.
For this analysis, vesicovaginal fistulas and urinary tract
injuries were tracked for total abdominal hysterectomy, subtotal abdominal hysterectomy, and total vaginal hysterectomy with or without laparoscopic assistance.
USPRwire, Sat Mar 14 2015] Global Markets Direct's, 'Urinary Tract
Infections - Pipeline Review, H1 2015', provides an overview of the Urinary Tract
Infections's therapeutic pipeline.
The Study: In this study, 607 children aged two to seventy-one months old with urinary tract
problems were either treated with the antibiotic trimethoprimsulfamethoxazole (302) or a placebo (305) daily for two years to prevent urinary tract