Infections

Fournier's Gangrene: A summary of 10 years of clinical experience - Abstract

OBJECTIVES: We aimed to present our clinical experience with FG treatment.

Evaluation of the antimicrobial susceptibility of community-acquired urinary tract infection - Abstract

INTRODUCTION: The urinary tract infections, after respiratory infections, are the most common in the community.

The association between vitamin D levels and urinary tract infection in children - Abstract

AIM: We aimed to examine whether there is any association between serum levels of 25-hydroxyvitamin D [25(OH)D3] and urinary tract infection (UTI) among children.

Urinary tract infection in infancy is a risk factor for chronic abdominal pain in childhood - Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Adverse early life events are key factors for development of functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGIDs).

Bladder ganglioneuroma in a 5-year-old girl presenting with a urinary tract infection and hematuria: Case report and review of the literature - Abstract

Ganglioneuromas are rare benign tumors arising from neural crest cells of the autonomic nervous system.

A conservative approach to perineal Fournier's gangrene - Abstract

Fournier's gangrene (FG) is a disease involving necrosis of perineum and external genitalia; in 95% of cases it is possible to diagnose the Fournier's gangrene just by physical examination.

Ultrasonography and C-reactive protein can predict the outcomes of voiding cystography after the first urinary tract infection - Abstract

AIM: This study evaluated whether sex, clinical variables, laboratory variables or ultrasonography predicted the presence of vesicoureteric reflux during the first episode of urinary tract infection in paediatric patients.

Evaluation of efficacy and tolerability of cefotaxime and sulbactam versus cefepime and tazobactam in patients of urinary tract infection-a prospective comparative study - Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Urinary tract infection (UTI) is the third most common infection experienced by humans after respiratory and gastro-intestinal infections.

Assessment of confirmed urinary tract infection in patients treated with dalfampridine for multiple sclerosis - Abstract

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) were reported frequently with dalfampridine extended-release (dalfampridine-ER) 10 mg relative to placebo in previous multiple sclerosis (MS) studies.

Urinary tract infection in patients with chronic kidney disease - Abstract

AIM: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has become a burden of health care globally.

Fournier's gangrene secondary to an acutely inflamed appendix herniating into the deep inguinal ring - Abstract

Fournier's gangrene (FG) requires prompt recognition and management.

A follow-up urine sample has limited value after treatment for urinary tract infection in children - Abstract

INTRODUCTION: A routine follow-up urine sample (FUS) in the form of a midstream urine sample (MSU) is recommended after treatment for urinary tract infection (UTI) according to the Danish Paediatric Society (DPS) and "Lægehåndbogen" published by Danish Regions.

Diagnosis and management of bacteremic urinary tract infection in infants - Abstract

OBJECTIVES: To report the prevalence of bacteremia by age in a sample of infants < 1 year of age with urinary tract infections (UTIs), to compare characteristics of infants with UTIs with and without bacteremia, and to describe treatment courses and 30-day outcomes in infants with UTIs with and without bacteremia.

Interesting layering of excreted 18F-FDG in the urinary bladder in patients with urinary tract infection and distended bladder - Abstract

Settlement of fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG) in the bladder is often noted in whole-body PET/CT images, but this phenomenon never received any careful attention and the mechanism was unclear.

Comparative effectiveness of different oral antibiotics regimens for treatment of urinary tract infection in outpatients: An analysis of national representative claims database - Abstract

There are very limited data on the postmarketing outcome comparison of different guideline antibiotic regimens for patients with urinary tract infections (UTIs).

Fournier's gangrene caused by Listeria monocytogenes as the primary organism - Abstract

A 70-year-old man with a history of tongue cancer presented with Fournier's gangrene caused by Listeria monocytogenes serotype 4b.

Are you experienced? Understanding bladder innate immunity in the context of recurrent urinary tract infection - Abstract

PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Recurrent urinary tract infection (rUTI) is a serious clinical problem, yet effective therapeutic options are limited, especially against multidrug-resistant uropathogens.

Antibiotic prophylaxis at urinary catheter removal prevents urinary tract infection after kidney transplantation - Abstract

BACKGROUND: Urinary tract infections (UTI) are common nosocomial infections in kidney transplant recipients, with limited evidence to guide antibiotic prophylaxis at urinary catheter removal.

Detection of healthcare-associated urinary tract infection in Swedish electronic health records - Abstract

The prevalence of healthcare-associated infections (HAI) stresses the need for automatic surveillance in order to follow the effect of preventive measures.

Interplay between bladder microbiota and urinary antimicrobial peptides: Mechanisms for human urinary tract infection risk and symptom severity - Abstract

Resident bacterial communities (microbiota) and host antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) are both essential components of normal host innate immune responses that limit infection and pathogen induced inflammation.