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What is Renal tuberculosis?

What is Renal tuberculosis?

Kidney disease caused by tuberculosis. Tuberculosis is caused by bacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis) and is a disease that normally affects the ...more »

Renal tuberculosis: Introduction

Types of Renal tuberculosis:

Broader types of Renal tuberculosis:

What causes Renal tuberculosis?

Causes of Renal tuberculosis: see causes of Renal tuberculosis

What are the symptoms of Renal tuberculosis?

Symptoms of Renal tuberculosis: see symptoms of Renal tuberculosis

Can anyone else get Renal tuberculosis?

More information: see contagiousness of Renal tuberculosis
Inheritance: see inheritance of Renal tuberculosis

Renal tuberculosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Renal tuberculosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Renal tuberculosis.

How is it treated?

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

Society issues for Renal tuberculosis


Hospitalization statistics for Renal tuberculosis: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Renal tuberculosis:

  • 0.01% (1,268) of hospital consultant episodes were for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 77% of hospital consultant episodes for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 51% of hospital consultant episodes for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 49% of hospital consultant episodes for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 51% of hospital consultant episodes for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 16.8 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 9 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for tuberculosis of organs other than nervous and respiratory system in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Renal tuberculosis:

Organs and body systems related to Renal tuberculosis include:

Name of Renal tuberculosis

Main name of condition: Renal tuberculosis

Renal tuberculosis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Renal tuberculosis:

 

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