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Pyelonephritis

Pyelonephritis: Introduction

Pyelonephritis: Any inflammation of the kidney. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Pyelonephritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Pyelonephritis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Pyelonephritis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Causes of Types of Pyelonephritis:

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Pyelonephritis: Symptom Checker

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Pyelonephritis Treatments

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Stories from Users for Pyelonephritis

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Medications or substances causing Pyelonephritis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Pyelonephritis as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Pyelonephritis: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Pyelonephritis may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Pyelonephritis

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Misdiagnosis and Pyelonephritis

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Pyelonephritis: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Pyelonephritis

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Pyelonephritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Pyelonephritis

Pyelonephritis is a kidney infection, usually from bacteria that spread from the bladder. (Source: excerpt from Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) in Adults: NIDDK)

Pyelonephritis is a kidney infection, usually from bacteria that spread from the bladder. (Source: excerpt from Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) in Adults: NIDDK)

Definitions of Pyelonephritis:

Inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis caused by bacterial infection
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Inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis due to infection.
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Detailed list of causes of Pyelonephritis

The list below shows some of the causes of Pyelonephritis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Pyelonephritis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Pyelonephritis. Of the 26 causes of Pyelonephritis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 24 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Pyelonephritis:

The following list of conditions have 'Pyelonephritis' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Pyelonephritis:

The following list of medical conditions have Pyelonephritis or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Classifications of Pyelonephritis:

Medical Conditions associated with Pyelonephritis:

Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)

Symptoms related to Pyelonephritis:

Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Urine symptoms (630 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Kidney pain (14 causes), Urinary pain (93 causes), Ureter abnormality, Bladder abnormality, Urinary tract infection (68 causes), Kidney stones (107 causes), Kidney abnormality, Urinary tract surgery, Urinary stones, Bladder infection (10 causes), Urinary tract tumor, Prostate enlargement

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