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Title: 

INCIDENCE OF URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI) IN PATIENTS WITH RENAL STONES REFERRED TO UROLOGIC CLINIC

Type: PAPER
Author(s): RABBANI M.*
 
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Name of Seminar: CONGREH ANJOMAN UROLOGY IRAN
Type of Seminar:  CONGRESS
Sponsor:  ANJOMAN OROLOGY
Date:  2005Volume 8
 
 
Abstract: 

PURPOSE: IN THIS STUDY WE DEMONSTRATED THE INCIDENCE OF UTI IN PATIENTS WITH RENAL STONES REFERRED TO UROLOGIC CLINIC OF YASOJ HOSPITAL IN THE YEAR OF 2002.
MATERIALS & METHODS: THIS DESCRIPTIVE STUDY WAS DONE IN THE YEAR OF 2002. THREE HUNDRED AND FIFTY PATIENTS COMPLETED A QUESTIONNAIRE THAT ADDRESSED AGE, GENDER, TYPE OF BUSINESS, AND INFORMATION ABOUT RENAL STONES (DOCUMENTED BY ULTRASOUND AND RADIOGRAPHY) AND UTI (POSITIVE URINE CULTURE) RESULTS: OF 350 PATIENTS WITH RENAL STONES 8 PATIENTS (1.5%) HAD UTI. UTI WAS MORE COMMON IN FEMALES. INCIDENCE OF UTI WAS HIGHER IN STONE BURDENS MORE THAN 3 CENTIMETERS.
CONCLUSIONS: INCIDENCE OF UTI IN OUR STUDY WAS LOWER THAN OTHER STUDIES. IT SEEMS THAT IT RELATED TO SELF TREATMENT BY THE PATIENTS OR TREATMENT BY PHYSICIANS BEFORE DOCUMENTED DIAGNOSIS AND INSUFFICIENT LABORATORY EQUIPMENT FOR THE DIAGNOSIS OF UTI.

 
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