A member asked:

Is gbs a second cause of my uti? culture results: 10,000 cfu/ml streptococcus group b, (s. agalactiae) and >100,000 cfu/ml escherichia coli

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Mazen Kherallah answered

Specializes in Infectious Disease

Contamination: Urinary tract infection is usually a single organism. GBS is a normal organism of the vagina. In your case, it is likely that e. coli is the responsible organism for your UTI and GBS is just a contaminant especially that the count is 10,000

Answered 11/5/2019

1.4k views

Thank

Related Questions

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question