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Suffering from urine infection. Ultrasound shows kidney normal. Two days after patient dies due to kidney failure. Possible?

Dear sir/madam, Kindly give me opinion in detail :- A 31 year old male suffering from urine infection and he is not diabetic …before two days of laser operation report of radiologist said his kidney is normal …..but after two days of laser operation in urine place patient was died and post mortem report said he was died because of kidney failure. Please give your opinion for both negative and positive…. Your Bhupendra jain Raipur.India YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Fri, 25 Jan 2013
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Dear Bhupendra,it is really sad that you have lost your near & dear to an illness.
As you have mentioned that he was suffering from urine infection ,it is safe to conclude that he developed severe infection in the blood called 'Sepsis' which also caused Kidney failure.Regarding kidney being reported as normal by Radiologist simply is a finding on USG but inside of kidney may still be abnormal or may become abnormal later.I can only opine this much based on input you have provided.
Answered: Wed, 31 Jul 2013
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