1.The __________ the central organs of the urinary system and : 1409257
1.The __________ are the central organs of the urinary system and are responsible for filtering wastes from the blood.
2.__________ is a UTI that occurs in the urinary bladder.
3.The method of collecting urine in which the patient washes the genital area and collects a midstream sample in a sterile container is called the __________ __________ procedure.
4.__________ and __________ are genera of organisms that are usually associated with UTIs related to sexual activity.
5.Glomerulonephritis is also referred to as __________ __________.
6.The reverse flow of urine from the bladder up the ureters and back into the kidneys is called __________ __________.
Vesicoureteral reflux (VUR)
7.The current drug of choice to treat viral urinary infections is __________.
8.Statistics indicate that the rate of UTIs in women increases with __________ and __________.
Age, sexual activity
sexual activity, age
9.The tissues of the urethra become thinner and more fragile in older women because of a decrease in __________, thus increasing the chance of an opportunistic infection.
10.For patients with catheter, the best measures to prevent a UTI are frequent cleaning and __________.
Removal (as soon as possible)
Removal as soon as possible