PEDIATRICS AND NEONATOLOGY, vol.59, no.3, pp.305-309, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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PEDIATRICS AND NEONATOLOGY
follow-up, hyperbilirubinemia, neonate, urinary tract infection, prevalence, EARLY DIAGNOSTIC SIGN, FEBRILE INFANTS, JAUNDICE, YOUNGER, CHILDREN, RISK, LIFE
Background: It is controversial to test for urinary tract infection (UTI) in patients with unexplained indirect hyperbilirubinemia in the first 2 weeks of life. We aimed to study the prevalence and significance of UTIs in such neonates who were requiring phototherapy.