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Chronic pyelonephritis

Chronic pyelonephritis: Introduction

Chronic pyelonephritis: chronic pyelonephritis is persistent kidney inflammation that can scar the kidneys and may lead to chronic renal failure. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Chronic pyelonephritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Chronic pyelonephritis: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Chronic pyelonephritis

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Misdiagnosis and Chronic pyelonephritis

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Chronic pyelonephritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of 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)

Detailed list of causes of Chronic pyelonephritis

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How Common are these Causes of Chronic 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 Chronic pyelonephritis. Of the 8 causes of Chronic pyelonephritis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Chronic pyelonephritis:

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Conditions listing medical complications: Chronic pyelonephritis:

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Classifications of Chronic pyelonephritis:

Medical Conditions associated with Chronic 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 Chronic pyelonephritis:

Urinary tract infection (68 causes), Burning urination (42 causes), Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Haematuria (162 causes), Blood stained urine, Painful urination (70 causes), Kidney stones (107 causes), Infection (1293 causes)

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