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Predictive factors associated with significant urinary tract abnormalities in infants with pyelonephritis.

Authors
  • Jantunen, M E
  • Siitonen, A
  • Ala-Houhala, M
  • Ashorn, P
  • Föhr, A
  • Koskimies, O
  • Wikström, S
  • Saxén, H
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Pediatric infectious disease journal
Publication Date
Jun 01, 2001
Volume
20
Issue
6
Pages
597–601
Identifiers
PMID: 11419502
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Infants 1 to 6 months of age with APN caused by bacteria other than E. coli or by papG-negative E. coli strain, positive blood culture and abnormal renal US carry an increased risk for significant urinary tract abnormalities and need enforced follow-up.

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