Lower urinary tract infection

Warren, Ed
January 2006
Practice Nurse;1/27/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p22
Academic Journal
This article explores lower urinary tract infection (UTI). As well as age and gender, other factors that make UTI more likely are: sexual intercourse, estrogen deficit in the bladder, urethra and vagina, use of a contraceptive diaphragm, use of spermicide-coated condoms, and anatomical or pathological abnormalities of the urinary tract, or incomplete bladder emptying.


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