Urinary symptoms do not improve after 1 or 2 days, or they get worse even with home treatment. Untreated urinary tract infections (UTIs) can spread, which may lead to kidney infections and other serious problems.
You are pregnant or have diabetes, and you have symptoms of a UTI.
You are a man, and you have symptoms of a UTI.
You think that your child may have a UTI.
Signs of a UTI in a baby or young child may be:
Being extremely fussy.
Call your child's doctor today if you suspect your child has a UTI.
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November 14, 2014
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