chronic pyelonephritis


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Noun1.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
pyelonephritis - inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis caused by bacterial infection
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Many authors have implicated chronic pyelonephritis as an important secondary cause of paediatric hypertension.
Functional loss can be related to intrinsic kidney diseases, such as chronic glomerulonephritis and chronic pyelonephritis (Huether & McCance, 2016).
XGPN is an atypical form of chronic pyelonephritis characterized by the destruction of the renal parenchyma and replacement with a chronic inflammatory infiltrate of lipid laden macrophages, known as xanthoma cells.
Renal biopsy revealed a picture suggestive of chronic pyelonephritis (Figure 8) and chronic gromerulonephritis.
The patients have been split into 4 groups consisting of 38 patients with chronic pyelonephritis and CKD of 1-2 stages (CRF 0), 21 patients with chronic glomerulonephritis and CKD of 1-2 stages (CRF 0), 44 patients with chronic pyelonephritis and 3 stage of CKD (CRF 1), 29 patients with chronic glomerulonephritis and 3 stages of CKD (CRF 1).
Long follow-up of this patient was needed as his left kidney function was reduced due to chronic pyelonephritis.
The association of vesicoureteric reflux and chronic pyelonephritis is well recognised, and in such cases minimal proteinuria may occur4.
We present a case of 52 years male with squamous cell carcinoma of renal pelvis, presenting as chronic pyelonephritis transforming the kidney into non-functioning multicystic cavitatory mass without any renal calculi.
6% of histologically documented cases of chronic pyelonephritis (5) to 19.
In total, we examined 420 patients at the age of 18-70 years with the uncomplicated infections of the urological tract from them 43 with acute and 72 chronic pyelonephritis, 109 with sharp and 100 with chronic cystitis, 96 with asymptomatic bacteriuria.
Retrocolic fistula has been reported as a very rare complication of chronic pyelonephritis.

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