Upper UTI

Duration

10 Days

Children >3 months old

Co-amoxiclav PO dosed as per BNF for Children

Consider UTI in any sick child and every young child with unexplained fever.  Children with fever >38⁰C, flank pain / tenderness, or systemic features should be treated as having an upper UTI.  Always consider hospital admission for children with upper UTI / pyelonephritis

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