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Urinary tract infections due to coagulase-negative staphylococci
  1. R. G. Mitchell
  1. Department of Pathology, Royal Infirmary, Bristol


    A survey of Staphylococcus albus urinary infections is reported from a general hospital. The infection followed urethral instrumentation in 75% of the patients, and was usually caused by organisms already present in the urethra. Novobiocin-resistant strains caused infections in four out-patients with no predisposing lesions or instrumentation of the urinary tract.

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