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A 26-year-old female asked:

4 days ago i had hydronephrosis and partial kidney stone obstruction. i now have a fever and signs of infection. should i go to er?

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Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
Yes: The stone, partial obstruction and hydronephrosis lead to urinary tract infection/pylonephritis that may require IV antibiotics therapy.
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