Diagnostic role of initial renal cortical scintigraphy in children with the first episode of acute pyelonephritis.

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OBJECTIVE Assessment of the first febrile urinary tract infection (UTI) in children has been the subject of debate for many years. Diagnosis of acute pyelonephritis (APN) is usually based on clinical and biological data. The clinical usefulness of early Tc-99m DMSA scintigraphy remains controversial, although it may influence the type and duration of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12149-010-0431-5

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@article{Jaksi2011DiagnosticRO, title={Diagnostic role of initial renal cortical scintigraphy in children with the first episode of acute pyelonephritis.}, author={Emilija D Jaksi{\'c} and R. Patricia Bogdanovic and Vera M. Artiko and Dragana Sobi{\'c} Saranovi{\'c} and Zorica R Petrasinovic and Milorad N Petrovi{\'c} and Ljiljana Bojic and Smiljana V Pavlovi{\'c} and Aleksandra Paripovi{\'c} and Olga J Antonovic and Visnja D Lezai{\'c} and Djordjije Z Saranovic and Neboj{\vs}a Petrovi{\'c} and Vladimir Obradovic}, journal={Annals of nuclear medicine}, year={2011}, volume={25 1}, pages={37-43} }