Cystitis is an infection of the lower urinary tract, usually resulting from a single gram-negative enteric bacteria (see also “Prostatitis,” “Pyelonephritis,” and “Urethritis”).
Slow urinary stream
Dribbling of urine
Suprapubic discomfort or perineal pain
Low back pain
Systemic symptoms (chills, fev...
Analgesia, if required
Patient with indwelling catheters
If asymptomatic bacterial colonization, no need to treat (Sterilization of urine is not possible, and resistan...
Coupat C, Pradier C, Degand N, et al. Selective reporting of antibiotic susceptibility data improves the appropriateness of intended antibiotic prescriptions in urinary tract infect...
N39.0 Urinary tract infection, site not specified
N30.90 Cystitis, unspecified without hematuria
N30.91 Cystitis, unspecified with hematuria
N30.00 Acute cystitis without hematuria
N33 Bladder ...
Cystitis is an infection of the lower urinary tract, usually resulting from a single gram-negative enteric bacteria.
Risk factors/causes: age, obesity, history of UTI, BPH/outlet obstru...
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