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A Symptom-History-Urinalysis (SHU) Score for Predicting Urinary Tract Infection

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Dobbs and Fleming developed a scoring system using symptoms, history and urine dipstick ("SHU") findings to estimate probability of a urinary tract infection for a patient seen in a primary care setting. The authors are from Birmingham in England.

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