Urinary tract infections

Only in pregnant women should asymptomatic bacteriuria be screened for and treated . Advancing age, diseases and functional disability increase the prevalence of asymptomatic bacteriuria.Affects up to 0.5% of men, 1–4% of girls and 5–10% of women.In long-term care facilities it affects 30% of men and 50% of women.

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