FocusURINARY TRACT INFECTION

Estrogen and Recurrent UTI: What Are the Facts?

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Science Translational Medicine  19 Jun 2013:
Vol. 5, Issue 190, pp. 190fs23
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3006423

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Abstract

Estrogen therapy promotes resistance to urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women by altering lower urinary tract mucosal defense mechanisms (Lüthje et al., this issue).

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