What is the role of urethral and vaginal culture in the diagnosis of interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS)?

Updated: Dec 04, 2020
  • Author: Eric S Rovner, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Urethral and vaginal culture results should be obtained for pathologic organisms (eg, fungi and gonorrheal, chlamydial, and trichomonal species).


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