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January 2018

Evidence-Based Implementation Guide to Reduce Treatment of Asymptomatic Bacteriuria

Published January 25, 2018

Asymptomatic bacteriuria (ASB) is defined as “isolation of pre-specified quantitative count of bacteria in an appropriately collected urine specimen obtained from a person without symptoms or signs referable to urinary infection“.¬† ¬†Despite current recommendations to treat ASB only during pregnancy, prior to transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP), or before other urologic procedures where mucosal… Read More

Page last reviewed: November 8, 2018