A 35-year-old female asked:
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Kidney pain, chills, fever. Had urine culture. Result: bacterial infection. But, where is infection? Bladder? Kidney? Bacterial UTI?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Kidney I bet: Probably ascended from the bladder. Ask your physician about whether there is anything you can do to prevent future infections, or whether there may be an underlying problem putting you at risk.
Answered on May 26, 2019

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