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A 20-year-old female asked:

Would a urine culture for uti show up proteus mirabilis? or show that that bacteria is present? or would i have to ask for a specific test for that

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 57 years experience
Should show: Would grow in culture.
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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Culture would show: Presence of proteus. That is what a urine culture would show. Sensitivities would show which antibiotics would be effective or not.
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Last updated Jul 15, 2018

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