What are the signs and symptoms of urinary tract infections?
The symptoms of a UTI vary depending on the age of the child and may resemble other conditions or medical problems. Always consult your child’s provider for a diagnosis.
Symptoms in infants and young children include:
Symptoms in older children include:
- Frequent urination
- Urgency to urinate
- Painful urination
- Inability to void more than a small amount, even with feeling of urgency
- Foul-smelling urine
- Incontinence day or night
- Blood in the urine
- Nausea and/or vomiting
- Pain in the back, side or pubic bone