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Antibiotic Prophylaxis for the Prevention of Recurrent Urinary Tract Infections in Children

  • Elliot Long
  • Samantha Colquhoun
  • Jonathan R. Carapetis
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 582)

Keywords

Urinary Tract Infection Antibiotic Prophylaxis Recurrent Urinary Tract Infection Antimicrobial Prophylaxis Recurrent UTIs 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Elliot Long
    • 1
  • Samantha Colquhoun
    • 2
    • 3
  • Jonathan R. Carapetis
    • 4
  1. 1.Royal Children’s HospitalParkvilleAustralia
  2. 2.Department of PaediatricsCentre International Child Health University of MelbourneParkville
  3. 3.Murdoch Childrens Research InstituteRoyal Children’s HospitalParkvilleAustralia
  4. 4.University of Melbourne Department of PaediatricsRoyal Children’s HospitalParkvilleAustralia

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