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94 Possible Causes for Urine Leukocytes Increased

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Three Part Question In a [child with diagnosed UTI] is a [short 2-4 day course of antibiotics better than a long 7-14 day course] in the [eradication of symptoms of UTI and prevention of recurrance]? Clinical Scenario A child is diagnosed with UTI and you want to prescibe some medication. You wonder whether a[…][]

  • Sexually Transmitted Disease

    Abstract Gonorrhea is a major cause of serious reproductive complications in women and can facilitate human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. Effective treatment is a cornerstone of U.S. gonorrhea control efforts, but treatment of gonorrhea has been complicated by the ability of Neisseria gonorrhoeae to[…][]

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    We present the case of polymicrobial pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) that involved Staphylococcus sciuri, S. epidermidis, and Streptococcus agalactiae. In order to determine the frequency of S. sciuri isolation from the female lower genital tract, 3415 vaginal samples were analysed during the one-year study period. S.[…][]

  • Chlamydia Infection

    Serum IgA, IgG, or IgA and/or IgG positive patients showed increased semen and urine leukocytes numbers and reduced semen volume and sperm numbers, compared with negative[]

  • Gonorrhea

    Gonorrhea and chancroid are common sexually transmitted infections in many parts of the world. Still, co-occurrence of these two conditions is uncommonly reported. We present here a patient who presented with painful genital ulcers and urethral discharge simultaneously acquired from a single exposure, which turned[…][]

  • Lower Urinary Tract Infection

    Abstract A randomized comparative study was performed in twenty women with acute uncomplicated lower urinary tract infection (UTI). They received a single oral dose of either fleroxacin 600 mg or amoxycillin 3 g. Pathogens were Escherichia coli (17), Proteus mirabilis (2) and Staphylococcus aureus (1). A complete[…][]

  • Upper Urinary Tract Infection

    A 51-year-old Japanese woman developed candidemia as an outpatient secondary to a Candida albicans upper urinary tract infection complicated by previously undiagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus with poor glycemic control and ureterolithiasis. The patient did not have any risk factors typically associated with[…][]

  • Appendicitis

    Toxoplasmosis is generally asymptomatic in immunocompetent individuals, but it can be life-threatening in immunocompromised patients. We present a case of a 62-year-old man with clinical features of acute appendicitis. Histology showed a transmural infiltrate of eosinophils. In addition, there were reactive lymphoid[…][]

  • Acute Kidney Injury

    A correction has been published 1 Original Article The VA/NIH Acute Renal Failure Trial Network * Article Figures/Media 30 References 775 Citing Articles Letters Abstract Background The optimal intensity of renal-replacement therapy in critically ill patients with acute kidney injury is controversial. Methods We[…][]

  • Glomerulonephritis

    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z glomerulonephritis (glo-mer″u-lo-nә-fri�tis) a variety of nephritis characterized by inflammation of the capillary loops in the glomeruli of the kidney. It occurs in acute, subacute, and chronic forms and may be secondary to an infection, especially with the[…][]

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