Urinary Tract Infection

Kalpana Gupta, M.D., M.P.H.
Walter E. Stamm, M.D.
University of Washington School of Medical

Definition/Key Clinical Features
Best Tests
Best Therapy
Best References


Definition/Key Clinical Features

General

Cystitis

Acute Pyelonephritis

Prostatitis

Clinical Pearls

Best Tests


Urine Culture


Urinalysis


Imaging Studies

Best Therapy

Acute Uncomplicated Cystitis

Empirical Regimens

Oral Regimens

Prophylaxis for recurrent UTI in women

Acute Uncomplicated Pyelonephritis

Antimicrobial Agents for Pyelonephritis

UTI in Pregnancy

Prostatitis

Best References

Kontiokari, et al: BMJ 322:1571, 2001

McCarty, et al: Am J Med 106:292, 1999

Talan, et al: JAMA 283:1583, 2000

Wing, et al: Obstet Gynecol 92: 249, 1998

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