Primary biliary cirrhosis does not increase the risk of UTIs following diagnosis compared to other chronic liver diseases?


BACKGROUND Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) occur more frequently in patients with Primary Biliary Cirrhosis (PBC). Previous studies have compared UTI occurrence in PBC and general population controls, however, it remains unclear if UTI is a feature of all chronic liver diseases (CLD)s, or is specific to PBC, or if this is a cause or consequence of PBC… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/liv.12107