chronic pyelonephritis


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chron·ic py·e·lo·ne·phri·tis

chronic inflammation of the renal parenchyma and pelvis resulting from bacterial infection, characterized by calyceal deformities and overlying large flat renal scars with patchy distribution.

chronic pyelonephritis

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It is thought that XGPN is a morphologic variant of chronic pyelonephritis, but differs from it with the abundant infiltrate of foam cells, which are thought to be macrophages containing lipids.
The patient underwent nephrectomy for non-functioning kidney thought to be due to chronic pyelonephritis and the resected specimen was submitted for histopathology.
coli) showed that in relation to strains characterizing general hemagglutinating activity the bacterial cultures isolated from the urine of the patients with chronic pyelonephritis prevailed that in strains isolated from the urine of the patients with acute pyelonephritis and isolated from feces in practically healthy people (92.
RRL), also known as replacement fibrolipomatosis, develops from chronic pyelonephritis.
a) Age, years 61 (48; 71) 63 (55; 72) Duration of ESRD, months 92 (90; 93) Causes of ESRD DM (b) 14 of 50 (28%) Chronic GN 12 of 50 (24%) Chronic pyelonephritis 4 of 50 (8%) APCKD (c) 6 of 50 (12%) Others 14 of 50 (28%) Center B Male Female n 28 (60%) 19 (40%) Median ([Q.
Third, we did not address the issue of chronic pyelonephritis, which could result from delayed treatment; we included only short-term outcomes.
The differential diagnosis for the imaging appearance of renal tuberculosis includes chronic pyelonephritis, papillary necrosis, medullary sponge kidney, calyceal diverticulum, renal cell carcinoma, transitional cell carcinoma and xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis.
Initial differential diagnoses included partial staghorn stone, calyceal diverticulum with stones and chronic pyelonephritis, cystic renal cell carcinoma with calcification, TB, and fungus balls.
1 There are several renal disor-ders that are associated with changes in the size of the kidneys, such as chronic pyelonephritis and acute glomerulonephritis.
There was DVS-syndrome and gestosis, developed on the background of chronic pyelonephritis and chronic anemia she was suffering from during pregnancy.
OBSTRUCTIVE NEPHROPATHY, REFLUX NEPHROPATHY, HYDRONEPHROSIS, AND CHRONIC PYELONEPHRITIS
Patients with chronic pyelonephritis or ureteral reflux may need nephrectomies in order to prevent posttransplant infection.

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