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bacteriuria

 [bak-te″re-u´re-ah]
bacteria in the urine. adj., adj bacteriu´ric.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

bac·te·ri·u·ri·a

(bak-tēr'ē-yū'rē-ă),
The presence of bacteria in the urine.
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bacteriuria

(băk-tîr′ē-yo͝or′ē-ə)
n.
The presence of bacteria in urine.
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bacteriuria

Bacteria in the urine.
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bac·te·ri·u·ri·a

(bak-tēr'ē-yūr'ē-ă)
The presence of bacteria in the urine.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

bacteriuria

Bacteria in the urine. The presence of 100,000 or more disease-producing bacteria per millilitre of urine indicates a urinary tract infection.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Bacteriuria

The presence of bacteria in the urine.
Mentioned in: Cystitis, Urine Culture
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According to the authors' calculations, a sample size of 180 (they actually enrolled 185) would have an 80% probability of detecting a 33% reduction in bacteriuria plus pyuria, assuming an overall bacteriuria plus pyuria rate of 45% in the control group and 20% attrition.
In resistant UTI, bacteriuria fails to resolve following 7 to 14 days of appropriate antibiotic treatment.
Prevalence and predictors of asymptomatic bacteriuria among pregnant women attending primary health care in Qatar.
To assess the benefit of treating asymptomatic bacteriuria in the prevention of UTI, a retrospective study was conducted in a rehabilitation hospital, with evaluation of medical records of patients admitted for detrusor BoNTA injection from January 2007 to December 2013.
Para os resultados encontrados alterados, ou seja, com quantidade elevada de leucocitos no teste bioquimico e/ou microscopico, bacteriuria moderada a intensa ou ainda para as amostras que apresentaram nitrito positivo, realizou-se a coloracao de Gram e cultura das mesmas.
The ability of LE activity to predict significant bacteriuria has been previously demonstrated.
Since the isolation of more than one organism from a single specimen of urine must always be interpreted with caution, and considering contamination, the patients whose culture results had polymicrobic bacteriuria samples were excluded from the study.
[sup][2] PUBS is regarded as asymptomatic bacteriuria if there is no fever >38[degrees]C and no urgency or frequency of urination, dysuria, or suprapubic tenderness.
The spectrum ranges from asymptomatic bacteriuria (not requiring treatment) to symptomatic UTI (requiring treatment) to sepsis (requiring hospitalization).