Recurrent pyelonephritis

What is Recurrent pyelonephritis?

Infection occurring repeatedly in the pelvis of the kidney is called recurrent pyelonephritis. Causes include stones, incompletely treated previous infection, anatomical defects etc. Symptoms include rigors, fever, loin pain and weight loss.

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I have had chronic back pain in the kidney area, along with high fevers, the urologist said it is not my kidneys, I have had numerous CT scans that...

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From your medical history, it is clear that you are suffering from bilateral multiple small calculi with recurrent...

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Bladder or kidney problem? :

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I have been suffering with mild to moderate lower abdominal pain for approx one year now. Mainly...

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Dear,

Thanks for your query.

From your description, it appears that you have been probably having recurrent pyelonephritis.
I really don't...

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Dear Sir My wife age 37 has detected Medullary sponge kidney in her right kidney in her ultrasound is it a rare disease will it be cure by...

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Thanks for the query

I cant really say if its a rare disease because its prevelance varies with origin. Most of the time its benign and does no...

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I have had chronic back pain in the kidney area, along with high fevers, the urologist said it is not my kidneys, I have had numerous CT scans that...

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Bladder or kidney problem? : ==================== I have been suffering with mild to moderate lower abdominal pain for approx one year now. Mainly...

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Dear Sir My wife age 37 has detected Medullary sponge kidney in her right kidney in her ultrasound is it a rare disease will it be cure by...

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I am i 29 year old female who has had pylenophritis off and on since the age of 6. In and out of hospitals due to the need for stronger antibiotics...

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