Aerococcus urinae: a possible reason for malodorous urine in otherwise healthy children
Nina Lenherr, Anita Berndt, Nicole Ritz, Christoph Rudin
European Journal of Pediatrics | SPRINGER | Published : 2014
NR is supported by a career advancement grant of the University of Basel. The authors would like to thank Dr. Reno Frei for performing the MALDI-TOF MS in the microbiology laboratory at the Basel University Hospital and for helpful comments on the manuscript. They would also like to thank Dr. Martina Huemer, working as an external metabolic consultant at the University Children's Hospitals of Zurich and Basel, for her support in initiating the metabolic urine analysis and for her helpful comments on the manuscript. Finally, the authors would like to thank Dr. Claus-Dieter Langhans for performing the GCMS analysis at the metabolic laboratory of the Heidelberg University Hospital and for his helpful comments on the manuscript.