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Diagnosis of Pyelonephritis

Diagnostic Test list for Pyelonephritis:

The list of medical tests mentioned in various sources as used in the diagnosis of Pyelonephritis includes:

Tests and diagnosis discussion for Pyelonephritis:

Diagnosis is made with a urine test to identify bacteria and formations of white blood cells, called casts, shaped like tubes in the kidneys. If an infection cannot be easily cured, x-rays might be done to look for abnormalities in the kidneys, ureters, and bladder. (Source: excerpt from Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) in Adults: NIDDK)

Diagnosis of Pyelonephritis: medical news summaries:

The following medical news items are relevant to diagnosis and misdiagnosis issues for Pyelonephritis:


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