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Bladder Infection in Children Evaluation
- Abdominal tenderness
- Tenderness over the back or flank
- Signs of dehydration:
The diagnosis of a urinary tract infection in a child requires testing.
Tests that may be used to evaluate urinary tract infections in children include:
Less commonly performed tests that may be used to evaluate urinary tract infections in children include:
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PubMed Bladder Infection in Children References
- Hellerstein S. Antibiotic treatment for urinary tract infections in pediatric patients. Minerva Pediatr. 2003 Oct;55(5):395-406. 
- Ma JF, Shortliffe LM. Urinary tract infection in children: etiology and epidemiology. Urol Clin North Am. 2004 Aug;31(3):517-26, ix-x. 
- van der Voort J, Edwards A, Roberts R, Verrier Jones K. The struggle to diagnose UTI in children under two in primary care. Fam Pract. 1997 Feb;14(1):44-8.