BACTERIOLOGYFirst occurrence of pediatric urinary tract infections caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae in a teaching hospital in TunisiaMabrouk, Walid; Tilouch, Lamia; Mabrouk, Sameh; Jaidane, Nadia; Chaouch, Cherifa; Boujaafar, NoureddineAuthor Information Hospital University of Sahloul, Sahloul, Sousse, Tunisia. Correspondence to Dr Cherifa Chaouch, PhD, Chu Sahloul, Sahloul, Sousse, Tunisia. Tel: +216 98 830 999; fax: +216 73 367 451; e-mail: [email protected] Received 5 June, 2018 Revised 9 October, 2018 Accepted 7 January, 2019 Reviews in Medical Microbiology: April 2019 - Volume 30 - Issue 2 - p 109-112 doi: 10.1097/MRM.0000000000000169 Buy Metrics Abstract Streptococcus pneumoniae is not a usual agent of urinary tract infections. We report here two cases of urinary tract infections occurred in pediatrics patients with vesicoureteral reflux and renal stones. It becomes essential to consider pneumococcal UTI in the presence of clinical signs and symptoms associated co-existing predisposing factors. Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.