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Why would a urologist start a patient on a quinolone without having sensitivities to a urine culture?

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In brief: Uti.

Quinones or fluroquinilones are the first line in most cases.

In brief: Uti.

Quinones or fluroquinilones are the first line in most cases.
Dr. Richard Levin
Dr. Richard Levin
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No brainer

Te chances of a drug resistant bacteria to quinolones is much lower than other antibiotics.
Pending sensitivities, great choice. Trust me, he didn't put you on it because he felt like it. We like to think we think ...

In brief: No brainer

Te chances of a drug resistant bacteria to quinolones is much lower than other antibiotics.
Pending sensitivities, great choice. Trust me, he didn't put you on it because he felt like it. We like to think we think ...
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Poor practice

Any physician should obtain a urine culture before starting them on an antibiotic, especially a quinalone.
Not doing so is poor practice.

In brief: Poor practice

Any physician should obtain a urine culture before starting them on an antibiotic, especially a quinalone.
Not doing so is poor practice.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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