Examen de orina para determinacin del pH

Se examina la orina para determinar su acidez o alcalinidad (pH) porque ciertos medicamentos son ms efectivos en medios acdicos y otros en alcalinos. Los medicamentos para las infecciones del tracto urinario son efectivos cuando la orina est alcalina.Examen de orina para determinacin del pH

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Last reviewed 9/3/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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