J Cyst Fibros 2021 Jul 27. Epub 2021 Jul 27.
Division of Molecular Pathogenesis, Department of Pathology, Microbiology & Immunology, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, United States; Center for Personalized Microbiology (CPMi), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN; Vanderbilt Institute for Infection, Immunology & Inflammation (VI4), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, United States. Electronic address:
Improved understanding of non-respiratory infections in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients will be vital to sustaining the increased life span of these patients. To date, there has not been a published report of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in CF patients. We performed a retrospective chart review at a major academic medical center during 2010-2020 to determine the features of UTIs in 826 CF patients. Read More