+ Site Statistics
References:
54,258,434
Abstracts:
29,560,870
PMIDs:
28,072,757
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn
+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Host factors in susceptibility to urinary tract infections



Host factors in susceptibility to urinary tract infections



Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 462: 351-358



In summary, a variety of intrinsic and acquired factors influence the risk of RUTI in otherwise normal women, including history of prior UTIs, the woman's genetic background, and exposures to spermicides, sexual activity and antibiotics. Further studies are directed towards understanding the interplay between these factors and their relative importance among various subpopulations of women with RUTI, such as otherwise healthy pre- and post-menopausal women.

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 046274803

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 10599438


Related references

Pathogenesis of urinary tract infections: host susceptibility and bacterial virulence factors. Urology 32(3 Suppl): 9-11, 1988

Urinary tract infections in children: microbial virulence versus host susceptibility. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology 764: 205-210, 2013

Susceptibility to acute pyelonephritis or asymptomatic bacteriuria: host-pathogen interaction in urinary tract infections. Pediatric Nephrology 27(11): 2017-2029, 2013

Host factors in the pathogenesis of urinary tract infections. American Journal of Medicine 76(5a): 122-130, 1984

Risk factors of the host in recurrent urinary tract infections. Infeksiyon Dergisi = Turkish Journal of Infection 17(1): 15-21, 2003

Virulence factors and host responses in urinary tract infections. Journal of Uoeh 20(1): 45-60, 1998

Factors contributing to susceptibility of postmenopausal women to recurrent urinary tract infections. Clinical Infectious Diseases 28(4): 723-725, 2000

Recent advances related to virulence and host factors in urinary tract infections. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases 4(1): 31-36, 1991

Factors predisposing to urinary tract infections in adult kidney allograft recipients with lower urinary tract reconstruction. Transplantation Proceedings 41(8): 3039-3042, 2010

Experimental ascending spheroplast infections of the urinary tract. Some factors affecting the viability of spheroplasts within the urinary tract. Acta Pathologica et Microbiologica Scandinavica. Section B: Microbiology and Immunology 78(2): 196-202, 1970

Trichosporon asahii causing nosocomial urinary tract infections in intensive care unit patients: genotypes, virulence factors and antifungal susceptibility testing. Journal of Medical Microbiology 61(Pt 12): 1750-1757, 2013

Studies of urinary tract infections in infancy and childhood VI Determination of coli antibody titers in the diagnosis of acute urinary tract infections lacking the usual urinary findings. The Journal of Pediatrics 67(6): 1080-1088, 1965

Etiological profile of urinary tract infections and antimicrobial susceptibility of urinary pathogens. Anales de Pediatria 67(5): 461-468, 2007

The etiology of urinary tract infections and the antimicrobial susceptibility of urinary pathogens. Revista Espanola de Quimioterapia 18(2): 124-135, 2005

Etiology of urinary tract infections and antimicrobial susceptibility of urinary pathogens. Acta Medica Portuguesa 20(6): 543-550, 2008