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90 year old woman has another UTI with e coli (4th since hospitalization 7 mo ago). Resistant or recurrent? Need treatment every time if no symptoms?

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Dr. James Mirabile
Gynecology
5 doctors agree

In brief: Uti sepsis

Treatment is essential to decrease overwhelming sepsis that could increase morbidity and mortality.

In brief: Uti sepsis

Treatment is essential to decrease overwhelming sepsis that could increase morbidity and mortality.
Dr. James Mirabile
Dr. James Mirabile
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Recurrent UTIs

She needs to be evaluated by and urologist and or gynecologists.
She must be placed in suppressive daily antibiotics. She should urinate often without the desire to keep the bladder empty most of the time and avoid drinking fluids 2 hours before going to bed.

In brief: Recurrent UTIs

She needs to be evaluated by and urologist and or gynecologists.
She must be placed in suppressive daily antibiotics. She should urinate often without the desire to keep the bladder empty most of the time and avoid drinking fluids 2 hours before going to bed.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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