TABLE 3.

IBC formation at different time points

Isolate typeNo. of IBC-forming isolates/total no. of isolatesa
3 h6 h24 hNo IBCsAvg IBC diameter (μm)
ASB0/54/54/50/551 ± 20
Acute1/41/40/41/420 ± 8
Recurrent1/52/51/51/541 ± 14
Pyelonephritis0/43/40/41/455 ± 10
  • a n = 5 mice/time point. Five IBCs/bladder/isolate were measured (n = 5 bladders).