0
We're unable to sign you in at this time. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
We were able to sign you in, but your subscription(s) could not be found. Please try again in a few minutes.
Retry
There may be a problem with your account. Please contact the AMA Service Center to resolve this issue.
Contact the AMA Service Center:
Telephone: 1 (800) 262-2350 or 1 (312) 670-7827  *   Email: subscriptions@jamanetwork.com
Error Message ......
Other Articles |

ACUTE INFECTIONS OF THE URINARY TRACT IN INFANTS AND CHILDREN SUBSIDING WITHOUT THE APPEARANCE OF PUS IN THE URINE

WALTER R. RAMSEY, M.D.
Am J Dis Child. 1922;24(3):218-220. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1922.04120090041007.
Text Size: A A A
Published online

Since Escherich, in 1898, demonstrated infections of the urinary tract with the colon bacillus in infants and children to be extremely common, the subject has been discussed from almost every point of view. The route by which the infection gains entrance to the urinary tract is yet to be decided, as recently pointed out by Helmholz.1

In looking over the literature for the past twenty years, it is interesting to note that practically nothing new has been added during the past ten years. In 1910, I published an analysis of twenty-five cases,2 the first dating 1901, which included virtually every clinical phase of the disease.

The one characteristic symptom is the sudden onset with high fever, frequently as high as 105 or 106 F. There is often no other symptom and the child does not seem to be "sick" enough to correspond to the degree of fever present,

Topics

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

First Page Preview

View Large
First page PDF preview

Figures

Tables

References

Correspondence

CME
Meets CME requirements for:
Browse CME for all U.S. States
Accreditation Information
The American Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The AMA designates this journal-based CME activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM per course. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Physicians who complete the CME course and score at least 80% correct on the quiz are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM.
Note: You must get at least of the answers correct to pass this quiz.
You have not filled in all the answers to complete this quiz
The following questions were not answered:
Sorry, you have unsuccessfully completed this CME quiz with a score of
The following questions were not answered correctly:
Commitment to Change (optional):
Indicate what change(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Your quiz results:
The filled radio buttons indicate your responses. The preferred responses are highlighted
For CME Course: A Proposed Model for Initial Assessment and Management of Acute Heart Failure Syndromes
Indicate what changes(s) you will implement in your practice, if any, based on this CME course.
Submit a Comment

Multimedia

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Sign in

Create a free personal account to sign up for alerts, share articles, and more.

Purchase Options

• Buy this article
• Subscribe to the journal

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging & repositioning the boxes below.

Jobs
brightcove.createExperiences();