Predictive value of urinary interleukin-6 for symptomatic urinary tract infections in a nursing home population.

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To study urinary interleukin-6, interleukin-8 and pyuria during episodes of asymptomatic bacteriuria and symptomatic urinary tract infection in the institutionalized elderly, and to investigate the role of interleukin-6 as a biomarker for differential diagnosis.


  • Fredrik Sundén
  • Björn Wullt
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  • Urology and Nephrology
Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Urology
Early online date2015 Nov 10
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch

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Fredrik Sundén, 2017, Lund: Lund University: Faculty of Medicine. 64 p.

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