uropathogen

uropathogen

(ū″rō-păth′ō-jĕn) [″ + pathos, disease, suffering, + gennan, to produce]
A microorganism capable of causing disease of the urinary tract.

uropathogen

pathogenic organisms in the urinary tract.
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The streamlined protocol markedly improved uropathogen detection, the authors wrote.
4,5-11-17] Although there are no clear criteria for the diagnosis of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in neonates, [18] many clinicians use the following guide: growth of any urinary pathogen ([greater than or equal to] 1 000 CFU/mL) from a suprapubic specimen, or if a catheter specimen was taken, growth of [greater than or equal to] 50 000 CFU/mL of a single uropathogen, or between 10 000 and 50 000 CFU/mL of a single uropathogen with evidence of pyuria.
24) Firstline treatment options for uncomplicated cystitis include nitrofurantoin, TMP/SMX (in regions where the uropathogen resistance is <20%), and fosfomycin.
The difference between age groups ([less than or equal to] 14; 15-29; 30-59; [greater than or equal to] 60 years) and the frequency of each uropathogen was analyzed by the Chi-square [chi square]) test.
Uropathogen microorganisms reproduced in urine cultures Uropathogen microorganism n (%) Escherichia coli 1392 (66.
Antimicrobial resistance among uropathogen isolates has recently been reported with an increased frequency all over the world.
In the clinical laboratory Staphylococcus saprophyticus is most frequently found as a uropathogen, being one of the leading causes of community acquired urinary tract infection (UTI) in young females (1,2).
sup][2],[3],[4],[5],[6] The prevalence of ESBL and AmpC [sz]-lactamase among uropathogen has increased in last 10 years in the many geographical regions of the globe.
One hundred forty-two (70%) of the catheterized specimens were positive for infection; of these, four specimens yielded more than one uropathogen.
Escherichia coli was the most prevalent uropathogen isolated by culture (60.
coli was the commonest uropathogen responsible for UTI.