Probiotic Therapy: Immunomodulating Approach Toward Urinary Tract Infection

  title={Probiotic Therapy: Immunomodulating Approach Toward Urinary Tract Infection},
  author={S. Amdekar and V. Singh and D. D. Singh},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
  • S. Amdekar, V. Singh, D. D. Singh
  • Published 2011
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Current Microbiology
  • Urinary tract infection (UTI) is an extremely common health problem, with an unpredictable history. Members of enterobacteriaceae family such as Escherichia coli, which are normal inhabitants of human intestines, account for the majority of these uncomplicated infections. Rarely, UTI can result from virus or fungus. There is a close correlation between loss of the normal genital microbiota, particularly Lactobacillus species, and an increased incidence of genital and bladder infections… CONTINUE READING
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