The New Zealand Microbiology Network

1.¬†Urinalysis or culture should not be performed if there is no clinical evidence of urinary tract infection (UTI). Pregnant women and prior to urological surgery are the two exceptions to this rule. Asymptomatic bacteriuria is common and does not generally require treatment unless prior to urological surgery. Urinalysis and culture are not able to differentiate … Continue reading The New Zealand Microbiology Network