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Yeast infection from oversized kidney stone?

Yeast infection from oversized kidney stone?

Unrelated: A vaginal yeast infection (i'm assuming you don't have a fungal kidney infection) is not related to kidney stones. ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


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Can a yeast infection go to your kidneys? if so, what kind of illness can the kidneys get? can a yeast infection enter the blood stream?

Can a yeast infection go to your kidneys? if so, what kind of illness can the kidneys get? can a yeast infection enter the blood stream?

Yeast infection: Are you referring to female vaginal/genital yeast infection? And if it can spread to kidneys and blood? If yes, then your answer is no! vaginal yeast infection is a localized benign disease and does not spread! BUT kidneys and blood can get infected by fungal diseases rarely in immunocompromised patients or in patients with long term intravenous accesses/lines, or with long term Foley catheters! ...Read more

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Can a vaginal yeast infection lead to kidney failure or other major problems?

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 nephrologist if you think this happened. ...Read more

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I have itchy, frequent urinate. Negative uti, waiting for result for yeast infection.I feel occasional pain on left low back. Is it kidney infection?

I have itchy, frequent urinate. Negative uti, waiting for result for yeast infection.I feel occasional pain on left low back. Is it kidney infection?

No: You had negative ua i'm presuming by your negative UTI statement, essentially ruling out a kidney infection as kidney infections commonly ascend from the bladder. ...Read more

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Is it a yeast infection and does it affect to get pregnant everytime i drink alcohol the next morning my pee is burning and my vagina is itchiing can you tell me why is this happening i had kidney and yeast infection problems in the past and my doctor sai

Get it checked out.: This warrants further investigation. I would want to see if you have other reasons for being susceptible to vaginitis. At the very least get your blood sugars checked out. I don't know if recurrent yeast infections interfere with getting pregant but it makes sense that chronic inflammation would impair the sperm from entering the uterus. ...Read more

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After yeast infection of throat. Tonsils have stones? I have blood tinged sputum. Is that from the tonsils? How long till they go away?

After yeast infection of throat. Tonsils have stones? I have blood tinged sputum. Is that from the tonsils? How long till they go away?

The blood tinged: Sputum could be from the inflammation of ur throat and tonsils. But also could come from inflammation, infection, or tumor (less likely) in your trachea and lungs. Go see ur dr for any concern and possibly have a chest xray if it persists. Have a great day! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/coughing-up-blood. ...Read more

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What food that causes kidney stone or kidney infection + weight lost & hair ?

What food that causes kidney stone or kidney infection + weight lost & hair ?

Stone: Although many foods contain oxalate, only nine foods are known to increase oxalate in the urine and promote kidney stone formation. They are: beets, spinach, rhubarb, strawberries, nuts, chocolate, tea, wheat bran, and all dry beans (fresh, canned, or cooked), excluding lima and green beans. It is best to avoid these foods. Kidney infection is not promoted by food. ...Read more

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How long can it take for a big kidney stone to cause a kidney infection? A few days? A few weeks?

How long can it take for a big kidney stone to cause a kidney infection? A few days? A few weeks?

Depends on size: And location. You might have it for years and not get any infection. ...Read more

Kidney Stone (Definition)

Solutes precipitate and combine to form stones formed of calcium oxalate usually around a nidus of uric acid. Other solutes that form stones are ca and mg phosphates, cystine, and uric acid staghorn calculi form in the presence of chronic urinary tract infections. Stones can be painful, may require ...Read more


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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more