Table 1 Indications for obtaining a urine culture

From: Prevalence of upper urinary tract anomalies in hospitalized premature infants with urinary tract infection

Hypertension 1
Abdominal distension 10
Instability 3
Apnea/bradycardia 21
Bradycardia 4
Bradycardia/desaturation 5
Desaturation 9
Emesis/feeding intolerance 7
Fevers 12
Hypothermia 2
Respiratory failure 21
Seizures 2
Sepsis evaluation 7
Thrombocytopenia 2
Metabolic acidosis 5
Hypoglycemia 2