Evaluation and management of urinary tract infections in the neonate.

  • Rolf Beetz
  • Published 2012 in Current opinion in pediatrics

Abstract

PURPOSE OF REVIEW The prevalence of urinary tract infections (UTIs) among full-term neonates has been reported to be up to 1.1%, increasing up to 7% among those with fever. UTI in neonates may be the first indicator of underlying abnormalities of kidneys and the urinary tract. RECENT FINDINGS Early recognition and therapy of UTI and detection of risk… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MOP.0b013e32834f0423

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@article{Beetz2012EvaluationAM, title={Evaluation and management of urinary tract infections in the neonate.}, author={Rolf Beetz}, journal={Current opinion in pediatrics}, year={2012}, volume={24 2}, pages={205-11} }