Urinary tract infections withAerococcus urinae in the South of the Netherlands

@article{Schuur1997UrinaryTI,
  title={Urinary tract infections withAerococcus urinae in the South of the Netherlands},
  author={Pauline M H Schuur and M. E. E v. Kasteren and L. Sabbe and M. van den Nieuwboer S. van Hemert E. Claassen W. M. Vos and M. M. P. C. Janssens and Anton G. M. Buiting},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
  year={1997},
  volume={16},
  pages={871-875}
}
Aerococcus urinae is an uncommon urinary tract pathogen that causes infections predominantly in elderly persons with local or general predisposing conditions. During a one-year study, the clinical features ofAerococcus urinae urinary tract infections (≥105 cfu/ml) were investigated in two large medical microbiology laboratories in the Netherlands. The incidence ofAerococcus urinae urinary tract infections ranged between 0.31 and 0.44% for the two laboratories. The median age (range 35–95 years… CONTINUE READING