Carolina Vega, MD

Fellowship: Emergency Ultrasound, University of Massachusetts
Attending physician, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Fellowship: Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital of Michigan
 University of Connecticut
Medical school: Tufts University School of Medicine

Pediatric patients with abdominal pain and dysuria - even older children - may be suffering the effects of infected urachal remnants. How can you treat this condition?
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