Urine Cultures and Correlation

  • Alan Ebringer


Antibodies to Proteus mirabilis in rheumatoid arthritis patients have been reported from London, Newcastle, Epsom and Stevenage in the UK, as well as from Ireland, France, the Netherlands, Japan and Bermuda. Proteus mirabilis accounts for about 10% of all urinary tract infections (Fairley et al. 1971).


Rheumatoid Arthritis Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Urinary Tract Infection Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Optical Density Unit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Ebringer
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  1. 1.King’s College London Division of Life SciencesUCH School of MedicineLondonUK

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