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December 19, 2011

Outcome of treated and untreated asymptomatic bacteriuria in renal transplant recipients


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Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are a common complication post-renal transplant. Asymptomatic bactiuria is a common finding, but whether antibiotic treatment it will reduce symptomatic urinary tract infections is unclear. In this single-centre cohort study, there was no difference in the rate of progression of asymptomatic bactiuria to symptomatic UTI between treated and untreated episodes. This […]

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