Case of the Month 2016-06, Page 6

Answer: The most common organisms associated with XGP are E. coli, Proteus mirabilis, Pseudomonas, Enterococcus faecalis and Klebsiella.

Question 6: What percentage of cases of xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis (XGP) have sterile urine culture?
(A) 10-15 percent
(B) 25-40 percent
(C) 60 percent
(D) 80 percent

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