A Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infection is an infection of the bladder due to prolonged use of a urine catheter.
Symptoms of a Catheter Associated Urinary Tract Infections include fever, and pain in the pelvis.
Diagnosis is conducted through a urine culture test.
People with long-term indwelling catheters are known to be at higher risk.
Management usually involves simply removing the catheter and possibly a short course of antibiotics.