What is the outlook for urinary tract infections in children?
With timely treatment, the outlook for urinary tract infections in children is usually good, as the infection is cleared by antibiotics and the risk of long-term damage is reduced. In cases of delayed treatment, or frequent recurring infections, damage to kidneys may occur.
Author: Jonathan Meddings
First answered: 24 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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