Urinary tract infections in neonates with jaundice in their first two weeks of life


Mutlu M. , CAYIR Y., ASLAN Y.

WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.10, no.2, pp.164-167, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12519-013-0433-1
  • Title of Journal : WORLD JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.164-167

Abstract

Background: Hyperbilirubinemia is a frequently seen condition in neonates. This study was undertaken to determine the role of urinary tract infections (UTIs) in the etiology of indirect hyperbilirubinemia in neonates with jaundice in their first two weeks of life.