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Asymptomatic bacteriuria withShigella sonnei


We report the first case of asymptomatic bacteriuria withShigella sonnei in a girl of 10 years of age who had no antecedent history of dysentery or vulvovaginitis and had no evidence of colonisation of the gastro-intestinal tract.

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Correspondence to T. J. Beattie.

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Narchi, H., Beattie, T.J. Asymptomatic bacteriuria withShigella sonnei . Pediatr Nephrol 1, 306–307 (1987).

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Key words

  • Shigella sonnei
  • Bacteriuria