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Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are very common in children. Symptoms and signs include fever and abdominal pain. Associated symptoms and signs include flank pain, vomiting, and blood in the urine. Treatment for a UTI involves antibiotic therapy.

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      • What is a urinary tract infection (UTI)?
      • What causes a urinary tract infection?
      • Are urinary tract infections contagious?
      • What are urinary tract infection symptoms and signs?
      • When should people seek medical care for a UTI?
      • How do physicians diagnose a urinary tract infection?
      • What kinds of doctors treat urinary tract infections?
      • Are there home remedies for a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the treatment for a urinary tract infection?
      • What follow-up is needed for a urinary tract infection?
      • Is it possible to prevent a urinary tract infection?
      • What is the prognosis of a urinary tract infection?
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      Pinworms Article
      • Pinworms facts
      • Can humans get pinworms?
      • What are the symptoms of pinworms in children and adults?
      • Who gets pinworms?
      • How do you get pinworms?
      • Can you get pinworms in the vagina?
      • What do pinworms and their eggs look like (pinworm pictures)?
      • Which specialties of doctors treat pinworms?
      • How is the tape test used in diagnosing pinworms?
      • Are there natural or home remedies that treat pinworms?
      • What medicine treats pinworms?
      • What are the consequences if pinworms aren't treated?
      • Can pinworms be prevented?
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      Blood in Urine Article
      • Blood in urine facts
      • What is blood in urine (hematuria)?
      • What are the causes of blood in urine?
      • How is blood in urine diagnosed?
      • How is blood in urine treated?

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