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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Kidney Conditions
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i have a question
User :   my wife is in the hospital they found a bacteria in her left kiney that has espred all over her body how dangerous id this
Doctor :   go ahead with it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it could serious infection if not treated in time
Doctor :   may damage her kidneys as well
User :   what can cause this bacteria that she has doctors say they dont know were is coming from
Doctor :   only urine and blood culture can reveal the type of infection
Doctor :   i mean type of bacteria causing this infection
User :   i explain to them that she had a cyst in her gum that dentist say she need to get it remove immidiatly because it had a bacteria but they havent remove it yet do you think this mited cause the infection in the kidney
Doctor :   cant say,
Doctor :   it could be more of ascending infection\through her urinary tract
Doctor :   most commonly i mean

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