Login or Register

  Welcome: Guest

Home >> Article >> Lifestyle >> Health >> Post New Article Bookmark and Share

Urinary Tract Infection

October 30, 2011  by: Dr. Simran Kaur  Points: 8   Category: Health  Earning $0.20   Views: 725

It is the most common infection. Urinary tract infection is multiplication of organisms in the urinary tract.


It is the most common infection. Urinary tract infection is multiplication of organisms in the urinary tract. It is usually associated with the presence of neutrophils and more than 100000 organisms per ml in a midstream sample of urine.

Causative organisms-

1. Escherichia coli.

2. Proteus.

3. Pseudomonas.

4. Streptococci.

5. Staphylococcus epidermidis.

Causes -

1. Causative micro-organisms just given above.

2. Colonization of the periurethral zone with pathogenic organisms.

3. In women, the ascent of organisms into the bladder is easier than in men.

4. Instrumentation of the bladder may also introduce organisms.


1. Sudden onset of frequency of micturition.

2. Scalding pain in the urethra during micturition.

3. Suprapubic pain during and after urination.

4. Haematuria.


1. Urine dipstick test.

2. Urine examination.

3. Full blood count.

4. Blood culture.

5. Cystoscopy.


1. Antibiotics.

2. Drink more fluid.


No response found. Be the first to respond to this post

Post Comment

Please Log In  to post comment

Related Resources

Urinary Tract Infection during Pregnancy
Urinary tract infections are one of the most common infections during pregnancy.

Causes and symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection
In this resource I will explain causes and symptoms of Urinary Tract Infection.

How to avoid urinary tract infection
Many people have to go through in this infection ,because of what they eat,and drink can cause to infection.

Sinus infection- very boring but curable; Remedies to cure sinus
Once you got sinus infection, it becomes boring, you become restless, can't give proper attention to your daily activities. This article will give you some relief from the infection.

Important Information about Adult Ear Infection
Although adults are not greatly affected as often as kids, it is significant for grown persons to be conscious of how adult ear infection could influence them. Adult ear infection is caused by illness inside the Eustachian tube, close to the internal ear.

Latest Resources From The Same Category

Mouth Ulcer Disease
This article gives you some brief explanation about a disease called mouth ulcer.

Easy Availability of These Facilities, have Made People house of Disease
Earlier, it was concluded by medical scientists that people get health deterioration, out of lack of health facilities. Keeping that in mind, they were provided with health facilities. But, now such shocking medical statistics, come forward; from which, medical scientists comes on conclusion that some health facilities, instead of solving health problems; have created much worse, new health problems.

Avoid alcohol for a healthy life
Drinking alcohol is not good for our body. But the number of heavy drinkers are increasing day by day. This is an article which explains how intake of alcohol badly affect the people.

Hyponatremia: a serious sodium deficiency
Hyponatremia is a silent but a serious diseases that occurs because of sodium deficiency. Here I explain the reasons, symptoms and preventing methods of this disease. Three categories of this disease is also given here.

Top ten food for the health of women
Women are physically weak. They need healthy and nutrient food items in each stages of their life. This article explains about top ten healthy food items that are very necessary for women to live healthy.


Top Performers     Top Contributors     Share and Earn     Terms of Service    Privacy Policy     Contact Us