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How does acute pyelonephritis attack and spread?

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis

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Pyelonephritis is usually a bacterial infection in the kidney usually bacteria come from the bladder, and there are other causes the bacteria can spread to the blood stream and causes systemic blood infection.

In brief: See below

Pyelonephritis is usually a bacterial infection in the kidney usually bacteria come from the bladder, and there are other causes the bacteria can spread to the blood stream and causes systemic blood infection.
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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