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Kidney infection

Kidney infection: Introduction

Kidney infection: Inflammation of the renal parenchyma. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Kidney infection, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Kidney infection:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Kidney infection

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Causes of Types of Kidney infection:

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Kidney infection: Symptom Checker

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Kidney infection Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Kidney infection may include:

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Kidney infection: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Kidney infection: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Kidney infection

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Kidney infection: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Kidney infection

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Kidney infection: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Kidney infection

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

Definitions of Kidney infection:

Invasion and growth of microorganisms in the kidney; may be clinically inapparent or result in local cellular injury.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Kidney infection

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

How Common are these Causes of Kidney infection?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Kidney infection. Of the 15 causes of Kidney infection 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
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 11 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Kidney infection:

The following list of conditions have 'Kidney infection' 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: Kidney infection:

The following list of medical conditions have Kidney infection 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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Medical Conditions associated with Kidney infection:

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