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What causes urinary tract infections in children?

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) in children are usually caused by E. coli bacteria, which are normally present in poo (feces). Other bacteria known to cause UTIs include Klebsiella, Proteus mirabilis, Pseudomonas, Streptococci, and Staphylococcus aureus.

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Author: Jonathan Meddings BMedLabSc (Hons)
First answered: 24 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Urinary tract infections (UTI)


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