Safety of Omitting Preoperative Antibiotic Prophylaxis in Patients Undergoing Transurethral Ureterolithotripsy

Reza Falahatkar; Siavash Falahatkar; Ardalan Akhavan; Samaneh Esmaeili; Ehsan Kazemnezhad; Emad Moaied Abedi

Volume 25, Issue 7 , 2023

  Background: Transurethral ureterolithotripsy (TUL) is a common and highly efficient procedure for treating ureteral stones. The need for preoperative antibiotic prophylaxis to prevent post-TUL infections remains controversial. Objectives: This study aimed to investigate whether the removal of preoperative ...  Read More

Evaluation of pap and sfa Genes Relative Frequency P and S Fimbriae Encoding of Uropathogenic Escherichia coli Isolated from Hospitals and Medical Laboratories; Yasuj City, Southwest Iran

Mostafa Boroumand; Asghar Sharifi; Leila Manzouri; Seyed Sajjad Khoramrooz; Seyed Abdolmajid Khosravani

Volume 21, Issue 8 , 2019, Pages 1-8

  Background: Urinary tract infections (UTI) are one of the common infections worldwide. Escherichia coli is the most common bac- teria causing UTI.Objectives: The current study aimed at investigating the susceptibility pattern, biofilm formation, and the relationship between pap and sfa virulence genes ...  Read More