nephronia

nephronia

[nəfrō′nē·ə]
an inflammation of intrarenal connective tissue that occurs in a small percentage of patients with urinary tract infections.
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Also included were data on utilized empirical treatments (previously used antibiotics before knowing microbiological isolations and sensitivity profile), antibiotic treatment time in days, clinical response (resolution of fever and other clinical improvements in the symptoms reported at the time of diagnosis) and complications associated with the infection, such as abscess, nephronia or pyelonephritis.
Two patients had nephronia as a complication associated with the UTI.