Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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Volume 7, Issue 2, December 2023

  • Sulfadiazine Urine Sediment in a Patient with Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections: A Case Report

    Obelleiro Campos Xabier Alexandre

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 2, December 2023
    Pages: 24-27
    Received: Apr. 14, 2023
    Accepted: Apr. 28, 2023
    Published: Sep. 18, 2023
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    Abstract: Background: Sulfonamides are a commonly prescribed class of antibiotics for the treatment of urinary tract infections (UTIs). Sulfadiazine, in particular, has been associated with the formation of crystals in urine, which can lead to kidney stones and urinary tract obstruction. Objective: To report a case of sulfadiazine urine sediment in a patient... Show More