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If an appendix has ruptured and there may possibly be infection left int he body can it cause renal kidney failure in the future

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Veeraish Chauhan
Nephrology and Dialysis 15 years experience
Plenty: Some of the common ones are some over the counter pain killers, antibiotics like aminoglycosides, amphotericin b, chemotherapy drugs. Here is an artic... Read More

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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Rosberger
Retinal Surgery 32 years experience
Significant kidney infection and renal failure are not typical of COVID infection. If you are concerned about renal damage, consult your internist or ... Read More
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
This will depend on where you live and the pattern of kidney problems after severe COVID. Discuss with local health care team.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Still antibiotics...: If active infection forming abscesses etc..These should be surgically drained, and oral antibiotic use just as with those without renal failure. The ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Fred McCurdy
Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis 46 years experience
Not necessarily: If you already have problems with your kidneys that have caused them to not work normally, then an infection can make things worse. If your kidneys a... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Can Be: There are kidney conditions that have a genetic predisposition. Ask your doctor for specifics with a specific diagnosis that the relatives suffer from... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 39 years experience
Hmm not really: Did you have a yeaast infection in your urine? Did it get systemic? Then maybe... But you need to see an infectious disease specialist and a nephr... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Khandelwal
18 years experience
Possibly : Hematuria (blood in the urine) must be worked up. Many things can do this including infections and kidneys stones, but you must have this worked up, p... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amy Friedman
Transplant Surgery 40 years experience
It's a good start: A standard urinalysis does check for protein in the urine which is often a sign of kidney disease. But small amounts may be missed unless a more speci... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Kumar
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Simple tests: A few blood and urine tests are sufficient to make a diagnosis. It's really quite easy.