[Significance of the detection of fimbriae protein type adhesins on bacteria isolated in acute pyelonephritis in children].

A prospective bacteriological study in 50 children with acute pyelonephritis (APN) (32 girls and 18 boys) and 132 children with lower urinary tract infections (LUTI) (89 girls and 43 boys) was conducted from May to December 1993. Infection was defined by Kass' criteria and APN was defined by the clinical findings. C-Reactive Protein (CRP) assay and… (More)