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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 43-year-old member asked:
34 years experience Internal Medicine
In the future?: Down the road, no.
33 years experience General Surgery
Indirectly,if at all: Acute appendicitis with perforation may be complicated by an acute infection throughout the body (sepsis) that can compromise other organs' function t ... Read More
A member asked:
8 years experience General Practice
Yes, although rare.: A ruptured appendix can cause bacteria to invade the blood, called septicemia. The bacterial toxins in the blood can lead to inflammation that tempora ... Read More
18 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: When an appendix ruptures, there is risk of sepsis. Sepsis can stress the heart and kidneys resulting in heart failure and kidney failure respectivel ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
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Here are some ...: OAB itself would not cause kidney failure for sure. But, poor lifestyle with metabolic syndrome (DM, high BP, obesity, high triglyceride, and low HDL ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
15 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Yes: It potentially can depending upon severity and promptness of treatment.
A 47-year-old member asked:
13 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
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
A 19-year-old female asked:
44 years experience Family Medicine
Probably: Probably depending on what was done.
A 34-year-old member asked:
22 years experience Family Medicine
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:
44 years experience Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
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:
45 years experience Pediatrics
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:
37 years experience Radiology
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
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