Chronic pyelonephritis

What is Chronic pyelonephritis?

Chronic inflammation of the renal parenchyma and pelvis resulting from bacterial infection, characterized by calyceal deformities and overlying large flat renal scars with patchy distribution.

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my daughter, 25 years old, female, single, has been suffering from chronic pyelonephritis for almost four years now. Urine culture and...

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To prevent recurrent UTI, kindly drink lot of fluids. Keep yourself well hydrated. Maintain proper hygiene.

You can rule out other causes of...

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Hello, My mother aged 56 yrs is was detected with chronic pyelonephritis in 2006 and we also came to know that she had a right side- small...

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Thanks for the query.
The syrup which you have mentioned is often used in patients with bladder infections and is usually quite safe. However I...

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I was just diagnosed with stage 3 chronic kidney disease. I am wondering how serious this is and if I will be able to stay at this stage for many...

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Hi and thank you so much for this query.

I am so sorry to hear about the diagnosis of this kidney condition. How long you live after this depends...

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