The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 11, pp 961–962 | Cite as

Role of Automated Urine Flow Cytometry for the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in Children

  • Om P. MishraEmail author
  • Rajniti Prasad
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Department of Pediatrics, Institute of Medical SciencesBanaras Hindu UniversityVaranasiIndia

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