Tag: Bacteriuria

Assessment of Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) and Antibiogram of Bacterial Isolates from Female Patients in Khana Local Government Area, Rivers State, Nigeria

In two academic and health institutions in Bori metropolis in Khana LGA, the research investigated the prevalence of UTIs and antibiography of bacterial isolates from female patients. Standard microbiological protocols were followed to confirm the aetiologic agents and potential chemotherapy antibiotics. The findings show that of the six hundred...
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Bacteriuria in Pregnancy

Urinary tract infection (UTI) is defined either as a lower tract (acute cystitis) or upper tract (acute pyelonephritis) infection are common in pregnant women. In the preantibiotic era, UTI caused significant morbidity. Hippocrates, writing about a disease that appears to have been acute cystitis, said that the illness could...
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