When to perform urine cultures in respiratory syncytial virus-positive febrile older infants? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections
  • Urinary Tract Infections

abstract

  • Febrile older infants who are RSV positive have a clinically significant rate of UTIs. It seems prudent to examine the urine of these older infants. Positive urinalysis finding was a predictive factor of UTI. Circumcised boys are at a decreased risk of UTI, compared with uncircumcised boys.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 25162692

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 598

end page

  • 601

volume

  • 30

number

  • 9