Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Screening
Release Date: July 2008
This topic is in the process of being updated. Please go to the Update in Progress section to see the latest documents available.
Summary of Recommendations
|Pregnant Women at 12 to 16 Weeks' Gestation|
The USPSTF recommends screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria with urine culture for pregnant women at 12 to 16 weeks' gestation or at their first prenatal visit, if later.
|Men and Nonpregnant Women|
The USPSTF recommends against screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in men and nonpregnant women.
Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. July 2015.