Obstetrics and Gynaecology
The prevalence of bacteriuria in Pakistani women and its association with complications of pregnancy was studied. Out of 1579 women, 77 had bacteriuria (4.8%). There was no association of age, gravidity, parity, haemoglobin, pre-eclampsia, mode of delivery, gestational age at delivery, preterm delivery and low birth-weight with presence of bacteriuria. With detection and treatment the pregnancy outcome of women with bacteriuria in pregnancy was the same as that of those without
Journal Of Pakistan Medical Association
Khan, K. S.,
Rizvi, J. H.,
Farooqui, B. J.
(1994). Bacteriuria and pregnancy outcome: A prospective hospital-based study in Pakistani women. Journal Of Pakistan Medical Association, 44(1), 12-16.
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