Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) in Children Directory
UTIs in children are often caused by germs in the stool that get inside the urethra. These germs travel to the bladder and/or kidneys and cause an infection. With treatment, these infections do not usually last a long time. Treatments include antibiotics, drinking extra fluids, using the bathroom often, and more. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how urinary tract infections in children are caused as well as symptoms, causes, treatments, and prevention.
How Do I Know If I Have a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)? What’s the Treatment?
Get information about the diagnosis and treatment of urinary tract infections from the experts at WebMD.
Preventing Urinary Tract Infections
WebMD's guide to preventing urinary tract infections.
What Are the Symptoms of Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)?
Learn the symptoms of urinary tract infections from the experts at WebMD.
What Are Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)? What Causes Them?
WebMD's overview of urinary tract infections, including causes and risk factors.