E-coli 100000 CFU/ml in Urine

Patient: Hi, e-coli 100000CFU/ml in urine a sever infection of UTI or its a mild , its culture report of my 20 days old baby , what antibiotic should start , oral antibiotic please ….

Symptoms: UTI

Doctor: Hello,Thank you for your medical query at AskTheDoctor.comI understand your concern.Yes, the range indicates the baby has UTI.You need to consult the baby’s pediatrician and he can recommend an antibiotic like Cephalosporins which is considered safe for neonates.Hope this was helpful,Regards.