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What is Chronic pyelonephritis?

What is Chronic pyelonephritis?

  • Chronic pyelonephritis: Chronic pyelonephritis is persistent kidney inflammation that can scar the kidneys and may lead to chronic renal failure.
  • Chronic pyelonephritis: pyelonephritis that develops slowly and can lead to renal failure if untreated; often associated with a kidney stone or with narrowing of the urinary passageways.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Chronic pyelonephritis: Introduction

Types of Chronic pyelonephritis:

Broader types of Chronic pyelonephritis:

How serious is Chronic pyelonephritis?

Complications of Chronic pyelonephritis: see complications of Chronic pyelonephritis

What causes Chronic pyelonephritis?

Causes of Chronic pyelonephritis: see causes of Chronic pyelonephritis

What are the symptoms of Chronic pyelonephritis?

Symptoms of Chronic pyelonephritis: see symptoms of Chronic pyelonephritis

Complications of Chronic pyelonephritis: see complications of Chronic pyelonephritis

Chronic pyelonephritis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Chronic pyelonephritis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Chronic pyelonephritis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Chronic pyelonephritis: Nephrologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Chronic pyelonephritis.
Treatments for Chronic pyelonephritis: see treatments for Chronic pyelonephritis
Research for Chronic pyelonephritis: see research for Chronic pyelonephritis

Name and Aliases of Chronic pyelonephritis

Main name of condition: Chronic pyelonephritis

Other names or spellings for Chronic pyelonephritis:

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