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cobweb icon Archived: Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Screening

Original Release Date: July 2008

This version of this topic is currently archived and inactive. It should be used for historical purposes only.

Archived: Recommendation Summary

Summary of Recommendations

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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. 

A
Men and Nonpregnant Women

The USPSTF recommends against screening for asymptomatic bacteriuria in men and nonpregnant women. 

D

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Archived: Clinical Summary

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Current as of: September 2019

Internet Citation: Final Update Summary: Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Adults: Screening. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. September 2019.
https://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/UpdateSummaryFinal/asymptomatic-bacteriuria-in-adults-screening?ds=1&s=asymptomatic bacteriuria

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