Urinary Tract Infections

  • Boyd L. BaileyJr.


Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a cause of significant discomfort, acute and long-term morbidity, and loss of productivity, resulting in 7 million to 8 million office visits with an estimated 100,000 episodes annually of pyelonephritis requiring hospitalization.1 Among children, 1 in 20 females and 1 in 50 males have a UTI each year.2


Urinary Tract Infection Asymptomatic Bacteriuria Cefpodoxime Proxetil Cranberry Juice Lower Urinary Tract Infection 
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