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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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What is citrobacter koseri and why does it show up in a urine culture result?

Looking at a lab result, urine culture. ....citrobacter koseri 100,000. A urinalysis was done at urgent care, and specimen sent out to be cultured, and see if a different antibiotic was indicated. What is citrobacter koseri; why does it show up in a urine culture......Mayo Clinic online refers to a type of pneumonia bacteria?
Mon, 14 Jan 2019
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According to the culture report, an antibiotic course prescribed. So you should be given sensitive antibiotic course for urinary tract infection (UTI). Provide your culture report for choosing specific antibiotic. Cranberry juice, orange juice should be taken more. Consult a physician for examination and get a prescription.

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Dr. Parth Goswami
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