A bacteriological examination of urine before and after urodynamic testing


Gumus D., Bagdatli Y.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.40, sa.2, ss.317-322, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 40 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-0805-47
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.317-322

Özet

Aim: Urodynamic studies have been associated with an increased risk of bacteriuria and symptomatic urinary tract infection (UTI) because it is applied by invasive catheterization. In this study the value of antibiotic prophylaxis in decreasing the risk of bacteriuria and symptomatic UTI has been questioned in children.