Bacterial virulence and inflammatory response in infants with febrile urinary tract infection or screening bacteriuria.

Abstract

Two populations were analyzed prospectively after a first episode of urinary tract infection. Asymptomatic infants were screened at 2 weeks and at 3 and 10 months of age, and bacteriuria was confirmed by bladder puncture. Infants with febrile urinary tract infection were enrolled during the same study period. The inflammatory response was characterized by… (More)

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@article{Mrild1988BacterialVA, title={Bacterial virulence and inflammatory response in infants with febrile urinary tract infection or screening bacteriuria.}, author={Staffan M{\aa}rild and Bj{\"o}rn Wettergren and Mikael Hellstr{\"o}m and Ian Milsom and Kim Lincoln and Ida Orskov and Frits Orskov and C M Svanborg Ed{\'e}n}, journal={The Journal of pediatrics}, year={1988}, volume={112 3}, pages={348-54} }