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Urine usually becomes sterile after 24 hours
Leukocyturia normally disappears within three to four days
Normalization of body temperature can be expected within 24-48 hours after the start of therapy in 90% of cases
In patients with prolonged fever and failing recovery, treatment-resistant uropathogens, the presence of congenital uropathy, and/or acute urinary obstructions should be considered. Repeated US examination is recommended in these cases.
Among children who develop a UTI, up to 30% will develop a second infection.
Over one-half of recurrent UTI are caused by the same bacterial strain identified during the initial infection.
Caucasian race Age Familiarity
Dilating Reflux Voiding habits Bladder function Constipation Phimosis Fluid Intake