Psychological aspects of lower urinary tract infections in women

Summers, David; Kelsey, Michael; Chait, Ian
January 1992
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);1/4/92, Vol. 304 Issue 6818, p17
Academic Journal
Determines the psychiatric morbidity of women with lower urinary tract infections. Examination of sexual and hygiene practices; Presentation of dysuria and nocturia; Indication of neurotic patients.


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