Prevalence of sulfonamide-resistant Escherichia coli strains

  • Cristiane Gláucia
Keywords: Escherichia coli, Bacterial strains, Strain typing analyses, Genotyping


Community-acquired urinary tract infections (UTIs) are among the most common infectious diseases in women.Nearly1in3womenwillhaveatleast1episode of UTI requiring antimicrobial therapy by the age of 24 years, and almost one-half of all women will experience at least 1 episode of UTI during their lifetime.