Bacterial Culture - Urine Test

This test checks for the presence of bacteria in the urine.

This test checks for the presence of bacteria in the urine.

This test checks for the presence of bacteria in the urine, which may indicate an infection.

For this test, you will urinate a small amount into a cup.

  • You will be told how to prepare for this test to help ensure accurate results.
  • Some medicines may affect the color of your urine.
  • Your healthcare provider will tell you if you need to stop taking any medications before the test.

What should I ask my healthcare provider before having this test?

  • Is there any special preparation for the test? (If so, get clear instructions on what you need to do.)
  • What is the reason for the test? Will the test results change my treatment plan? If not, do I need the test?


Also known as:

UTI Test
Urine Test for Bladder Infection
Urine Test
Urine Culture
Urinary Tract Infection
Test for Urinary Tract Infection
Laboratory Work
Culture of Urine
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