Treatment of Bacterial Urinary Tract Infection in Childhood

  • Helen M. Gorman
  • Gaston E. Zilleruelo
  • Rafael Galindez
  • José Strauss


The accurate identification and appropriate therapy of urinary tract infection (UTI) in childhood have been subjected to continuous scrutiny over the past two decades. Appreciation of the variability of clinical presentation, refinement of diagnostic methods and better understanding of conditions which predispose to renal parenchymal scarring have facilitated patient management.


Urinary Tract Infection Urine Culture Hippuric Acid Renal Scarring Mandelic Acid 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Helen M. Gorman
    • 1
  • Gaston E. Zilleruelo
    • 1
  • Rafael Galindez
    • 1
  • José Strauss
    • 1
  1. 1.Div. Pediatr. Nephrol., Dept. Pediatr.Univ. Miami Sch. Med.MiamiUSA

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