Antibody-coated bacteria in urinary tract infections

Thomas, Virginia L.; Forland, Marvin
January 1982
Kidney International;Jan1982, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
Evaluates the clinical application of the test for antibody-coated bacteria (ACB) in urinary tract infections. Determination of the usefulness of the test in defining populations for epidemiologic and therapeutic studies; Prognostic usefulness of the test in following the clinical course of the individual patient with persistent or recurrent infections; Definition of the biological significance of ACB in urine; Urinary tract infection in children; Treatment strategies.


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