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Urinary Tract Infection

The Result of the Strength of the Pathogen, or the Weakness of the Host

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Urinary tract infection (UTI) is a problem so common and so significant in routine clinical practice that accurate diagnostics are especially important. In particular, complicated UTI is associated with an increased rate of therapy failures, as a result of possible biofilm formation on foreign elements and antibiotic resistance, as well as the increased possibility of an infection recurrence. These are the arguments for the constant search for novel diagnostic tools and techniques. These and many other vital topics regarding UTI complications, management, and treatment, in addition to antibiotic resistance and bacterial virulence traits allowing us to mitigate or avoid antibiotic action, are presented in this book.

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Urinary Tract InfectionThe Result of the Strength of the Pathogen, or the Weakness of the HostEdited by Tomas Jarzembowski

Published: June 27th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.68271

ISBN: 978-1-78923-375-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-374-2

Copyright year: 2018

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1. Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infection

By Ran Pang, Jianhua Deng and Xinyao Zhou

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2. Management of Urinary Tract Infections: Problems and Possible Solutions

By Lorenza Murgia, Ottavia Stalio, Alyexandra Arienzo, Valeria Ferrante, Valentina Cellitti, Salvatore Di Somma, Paolo Visca and Giovanni Antonini

152

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3. Urinary Tract Infections in Renal Transplant Recipients

By Justyna Gołębiewska and Alicja Dębska-Ślizień

116

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4. Urinary Tract Infection in Renal Allograft Recipents

By Lovelesh Kumar Nigam, Aruna V. Vanikar, Rashmi D. Patel, Kamal V. Kanodia and Kamlesh S. Suthar

97

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5. Uropathogenic Escherichia coli and Fimbrial Adhesins Virulome

By Payam Behzadi

192

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6. Resistant Gram-Negative Urinary Tract Bacterial Infections

By Nashaat S. Hamza and Abdalla Khalil

189

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