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Staphylococcus haemolyticus isolated in a urine sample of my 2.5 year old son. day before had fever around 40c and sore throat. has a history of uti?

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Dr. Daniel Bates
Family Medicine 9 years experience
Urologist: urinary tract infections in boys this age are very rare, and argue that there is likely something wrong with the anatomy of his urinary tract. He should have an ultrasound of his kidneys, ureters and bladder, and if anything is found there a voiding cysto-urethrogram. Touch base with his pediatrician or family doctor as he may benefit from seeing a pediatric urologist.

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