TITLE

Urinary tract infection: Value of early diagnosis

AUTHOR(S)
Asscher, A. W.
PUB. DATE
January 1975
SOURCE
Kidney International;Jan1975, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p63
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents information about the diagnosis of urinary tract infection (UTI). Prevalence of bacteriuria in adults; Procedure of screening for UTI; Information on significant bacteriuria (SB); Assessment of the value of screening for SB.
ACCESSION #
17965659

 

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