LABORATORY EVALUATION OF URINE CULTURE AND DRUG RESISTANCE IN CHILDERN CLINICALLY SUSPECTED OF URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI)

@inproceedings{Vaezzadeh2001LABORATORYEO,
  title={LABORATORY EVALUATION OF URINE CULTURE AND DRUG RESISTANCE IN CHILDERN CLINICALLY SUSPECTED OF URINARY TRACT INFECTION (UTI)},
  author={Farhad Vaezzadeh and Mohammad Kazem Sharifi-Yazdi},
  year={2001}
}
Urine specimens from 6656 children clinically suspected of urinary tract infection were evaluated bacteriologically. Bacterial colony count of over (103) colony forning units CFU/ ml were found in 480 (7.2%) of total cases, with 342 (71.25%) girls and 138 (28.75%) boys. Bacterial etiology of positive culture were determind. Escherichia coli was the most frequent etiologic agent (75.62%) followed by klebsiella species (7.32%). The antimicrobial resistance behaviour of Escherichia coli to… CONTINUE READING

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