Can an infected wisdom tooth cause a kidney infection?

Unlikely. Unlikely but possible. Make sure your wisdom teeth are evaluated and treated by an oral surgeon.
Unlikely but........ Any infection from any source in the body can get into the blood stream and spread to other parts of the body causing an infection at a distant site.

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Up right wisdom tooth removed because of cavity/ infection 7days ago. Took augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) for 7 days no use. Now have infect on lower wisdom tooth which is very close to nerve. Seein doc soon. Action plan?

Oral Surgeon. Your oral surgeon will determine the best course of action. Just because the tooth is close to the nerve does not mean it cannot be extracted. If it is infected, that may be your only option. Read more...
Have it removed. If the lower wisdom tooth is infected and indicated for removal, it should be removed. From an anatomical viewpoint, the root of the wisdom tooth in the lower jaw is usually the tooth structure closest to the inferior alveolar nerve as it courses through the lower jaw. Your dentist or oral surgeon can and should discuss the risk of nerve involvement with you prior to performing surgery. Read more...
Follow instructions. If wisdom teeth need to be removed, it is better to remove them ASAP. Follow your doctor's instructions for any special needs you may have. Read more...
Treatment plan. Need a treatment plan. Need to address remaining three third molars. If all three need to be extracted, do so prior to any additional infections. Speak with your dentist or oral surgeon to plan ahead and avoid unnecessary pain and expense. Read more...

Im23 &always get silent bladder infections Can a silent bladder infect. Cause a silent kidney infection? Can it delay period &cause pregnancy symptoms?

Silent UTIs. Yes, silent UTIs and bladder infections can lead to kidney infections (pyelonephritis) if left untreated. Typically, kidney infections are not "silent". they typically cause generalized symptoms (fever, aches) as well as pain at the kidney (lower r or l back). It is essential to get this these treated as they can lead to loss of kidney fcn. Infxn will not delay menses. See your doc for preg test. . Read more...