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Urinary Tract Infection In Pediatrics

A retrospective study at Suburban Diagnostics of more than 1000 urine isolates in pediatric patients for past 4 years (2012-15) indicate

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CONCLUSION

  • Female children more often get UTI as compared to males (66%)
  • Gram negative bacteria is found in 97% cases of UTI
  • ESBL production seen in 51% of gram negative isolates