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Urinary Tract Infection: Home

Terms

Use for: 

  • Urinary organs—Infections

Norrower term: 

Broader term:

  • Communicable diseases
  • Infection
  • Urinary organs—Disease

Title

Urinary Tract Infection

Scope Note

A urinary tract infection, or UTI, is an infection of the urinary tract. The infection can occur at different points in the urinary tract including the bladder, kidneys, ureters, and urethra.

[Quoted from: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000521.htm]

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