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*  Intravenous pyelogram
In IVP, the contrast agent is given intravenously, allowed to be cleared by the kidneys and excreted through the urinary tract ... which results in distension of the upper urinary tract. If compression is applied: a 10 minutes post-injection X-ray of the ... an IVP uses contrast to highlight the urinary tract. ... stone and if it is causing any obstruction in the urinary ... X-rays are taken at specific time intervals to capture the contrast as it travels through the different parts of the urinary ...
*  Pyelonephritis
Risk factors include sexual intercourse, prior urinary tract infections, diabetes, structural problems of the urinary tract, ... close family members with frequent urinary tract infections) Analysis of the urine may show signs of urinary tract infection. ... In those with certain structural problems of the urinary tract or kidney stones, surgery may be required. Pyelonephritis is ... In children at risk for recurrent urinary tract infections, not enough studies have been performed to conclude prescription of ...
*  Emphysematous cystitis
Obstruction of the urinary tract as well as urinary stasis, often brought on by paralysis of the urinary tract, are also major ... "Emphysematous Urinary Tract Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment and Survival (Case Review Series)." The American Journal of the ... "Emphysematous Urinary Tract Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment and Survival (Case Review Series)." The American Journal of the ... "Emphysematous Urinary Tract Infections: Diagnosis, Treatment and Survival (Case Review Series)." The American Journal of the ...
*  Lower urinary tract symptoms
... lower urinary tract symptoms also affect women. A patient can suffer from one or more lower urinary tract symptom at a time, ... "Clinical Guideline for Female Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms". LUTS: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. 8 (1): 5-29. doi:10.1111/luts. ... Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) refer to a group of clinical symptoms involving the bladder, urinary sphincter, urethra, ... "Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Women , Doctor". patient.info. Retrieved 7 September 2017. Takahashi, Satoru; Takei, Mineo; ...
*  Vesicoureteral reflux
In children under the age of 1 year with a urinary tract infection, 70% will have VUR. This number decreases to 15% by the age ... A high index of suspicion should be attached to any case where a child presents with a urinary tract infection, and anatomical ... In infants, the signs and symptoms of a urinary tract infection may include only fever and lethargy, with poor appetite and ... When medical management fails to prevent recurrent urinary tract infections, or if the kidneys show progressive renal scarring ...
*  Catheter-associated urinary tract infection
... , or CAUTI, is a urinary tract infection associated with urinary catheter use. ... "Catheter associated urinary tract infections". Antimicrobial Resistance and Infection Control. 3: 23. doi:10.1186/2047-2994-3- ... and other organs connected to the urinary tract. CAUTI can lead to complications such as prostatitis, epididymitis, and ... Bacteria and yeast, including those naturally occurring as part of the human microbiome, can travel along urinary catheters and ...
*  Hemorrhagic cystitis
... or Haemorrhagic cystitis is defined by lower urinary tract symptoms that include dysuria, hematuria, and ... or cancer of the urinary tract. In some cases, blood in the urine results from athletic training, particularly in runners. ...
*  Urinary tract infection
A urinary tract infection (UTI) is an infection that affects part of the urinary tract. When it affects the lower urinary tract ... A urinary tract infection may involve only the lower urinary tract, in which case it is known as a bladder infection. ... In children when a urinary tract infection is associated with a fever, it is deemed to be an upper urinary tract infection. To ... Urinary tract infections may affect 10% of people during childhood. Among children urinary tract infections are the most common ...
*  Urinary tract obstruction
It is a cause of urinary retention. Causes of urinary tract obstruction include: Bladder stone and renal stone Benign prostatic ... Urinary tract obstruction is a urologic disease consisting of a decrease in the free passage of urine through one or both ... Urinary tract obstruction as a congenital disorder results in oligohydramnios which in turn can lead to the Potter sequence of ... Fetal surgery of congenital lower urinary tract obstruction seems to improve survival, according to a randomized yet small ...
*  Feline lower urinary tract disease
... www.eukanuba.com/cat-articles/cat-health/cat-urinary-tract-infections "Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD)". Retrieved ... Urinary tract disorders have a high rate of recurrence, and some cats seem to be more susceptible to urinary problems than ... Other conditions that can contribute to this disease include physical trauma, tumors of the urinary tract, intentional urinary ... Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) is a broad term that is used to cover a number of conditions associated with the ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Genitourinary Disorders: Urinary Tract Infections
Any infection of any of the organs of the urinary system; more common in women than in men and most often caused by bacteria. ... NHS Choices: Urinary Tract Infection, Children Provides information on this condition where part of the urinary tract becomes ... Details such as what is the urinary tract, how does a urinary tract infection start, where is the infection, symptoms, ... "Health ... Urinary Tract Infections" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo - Yandex ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Cats: Conditions and Diseases: Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease
"Health ... Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease" search on: AOL - Ask - Bing - DuckDuckGo - Gigablast - Google - ixquick - Yahoo ... Health Animal Mammals Cats Conditions and Diseases Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease 1 ...
*  Invasive urothelial carcinoma
Selvaraj V, Govindarajan P, Deepak M, Sivaraj M. "The creeping tumor:" An unusual presentation of upper urinary tract ... Andersson, Karl-Erik (2011). Urinary Tract. Springer. ISBN 978-3-642-16498-9. Urothelium at the US National Library of Medicine ... It is a type of cancer that develops in the urinary system: the kidney, urinary bladder, and accessory organs. Transitional ... March 2009). "Prognostic Accuracy of Individual Uropathologists in Noninvasive Urinary Bladder Carcinoma: A Multicentre Study ...
*  Urothelium
It is the type of epithelium that lines much of the urinary tract including the renal pelvis, the ureters, the bladder, and ... Urothelial tissue is highly specific to the urinary tract, and has high elasticity and trans-epithelial electrical resistance. ... Andersson, Karl-Erik (2011). Urinary Tract. Springer. ISBN 978-3-642-16498-9. www.urothelium.com is an online resource for ... The second most common infectious disease is urinary tract infection (UTI). UTIs afflict approximately half of all women during ...
*  Dill
Digestive tract problems. Urinary tract problems. Spasms. Intestinal gas (flatulence). Sleep disorders. Fever. Colds. Cough. ... It is also used for urinary tract disorders including kidney disease and painful or difficult urination. Other uses for dill ...
*  Norfloxacin
Uncomplicated urinary tract infections (including cystitis) Complicated urinary tract infections (restricted use) Uncomplicated ... It is used to treat urinary tract infections, gynecological infections, inflammation of the prostate gland, gonorrhea and ... The urinary pH may affect the solubility of norfloxacin. Norfloxacin is least soluble at urinary pH of 7.5 with greater ... Ciprofloxacin is being licensed for the treatment of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections and Pyelonephritis due to Escherichia ...
*  Aerobactin
Meyrier A (1999). "Urinary Tract Infection". In Schrier RW, Cohen AH, Glassock RJ, Grünfeld JP. Atlas of diseases of the kidney ... It is a virulence factor enabling E. coli to sequester iron in iron-poor environments such as the urinary tract. Aerobactin is ...
*  Phenazopyridine
... or urgency caused by urinary tract infections, surgery, or injury to the urinary tract. Phenazopyridine was discovered by ... or urinary bladder surgery which may result in irritation of the epithelial lining of the urinary tract.[dead link] The ... It is known that the chemical has a direct topical analgesic effect on the mucosa lining of the urinary tract. It is rapidly ... It provides symptom relief during a UTI, following surgery, or injury to the urinary tract. UTI therapy should be limited to 1- ...
*  Pathogenic bacteria
Urinary tract infection is predominantly caused by bacteria. Symptoms include the strong and frequent sensation or urge to ... "Urinary Tract Infections". Retrieved 2010-02-04. "Adult Health Advisor 2005.4: Bacteria in Urine, No Symptoms (Asymptomatic ... These pathogens can cause pneumonia or urinary tract infection and may be involved in coronary heart disease. Other groups of ... "Association of Ureaplasma urealyticum infection of the lower respiratory tract with chronic lung disease and death in very-low- ...
*  Ureteral cancer
Transitional cell carcinoma is "a common cause of ureter cancer and other urinary (renal pelvic) tract cancers." Symptoms of ... recurrent urinary tract infection; urethral discharge and swelling". Tobacco smoking is associated with an increased risk of ... the tissue layer that lines much of the urinary tract, including the renal pelvis, the ureters, the bladder, and parts of the ... Ureteral cancer is cancer of the ureters, muscular tubes that propel urine from the kidneys to the urinary bladder. It is also ...
*  Suprapubic aspiration
It may be used as a method to collect urine in child who is not toilet trained in an effort to diagnose a urinary tract ... Bhat, RG; Katy, TA; Place, FC (Aug 2011). "Pediatric urinary tract infections". Emergency medicine clinics of North America. 29 ...
*  Chorioamnionitis
Maternal urinary tract infection. Chorioamnionitis can be diagnosed from a histologic examination of the fetal membranes. ...
*  Staphylococcus felis
Litster, A. L.; Moss, S. M.; Trott, D. J. (October 1, 2008). "Urinary Tract Infections in Cats". 49 (10): 548. doi:10.1111/j. ... "Prevalence of bacterial species in cats with clinical signs of lower urinary tract disease: Recognition of Staphylococcus felis ... as a possible feline urinary tract pathogen". 121 (1-2): 182-188. doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2006.11.025. Type strain of ...
*  Nitrofurantoin
... is concentrated in the urine, leading to higher and more effective levels in the urinary tract than in other ... Lee M, Bozzo P, Einarson A, Koren G (June 2008). "Urinary tract infections in pregnancy". Can Fam Physician. 54 (6): 853-4. PMC ... Nitrofurantoin has been available for the treatment of lower urinary tract infections (UTIs) since 1953. Residues from the ... Current uses include the treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections (UTIs) and prophylaxis against UTIs in people ...
*  Medical Technology Group
... catheter-associated urinary tract infections; catheter-related blood infections; ventilator-associated pneumonia; and norovirus ... 434 million in 2013/14 treating over 180,000 hospital patients with an unplanned admission for a urinary tract infection; ...
*  Illicium anisatum
... urinary tract, and digestive organs.[citation needed] Other compounds present in [leaves?] toxic species of Illicium are ...
*  Pregnancy
Urinary tract infection Varicose veins. Common complaint caused by relaxation of the venous smooth muscle and increased ... "Urinary tract infections during pregnancy". Merck Manual Home Health Handbook. Archived from the original on 10 November 2011. ... Increased urinary frequency. A common complaint, caused by increased intravascular volume, elevated glomerular filtration rate ...