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Are there preventative foods for pyelonephritis?

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Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: See below

Pyelonephritis is an infection of the kidney.
It is not related to any food intake.

In brief: See below

Pyelonephritis is an infection of the kidney.
It is not related to any food intake.
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
2 doctors agree

In brief: Not effective

However, if you know that pyelonephritis is usually caused by urinary tract infections UTI then things that prevent UTI would prevent pyelonephritis.
Cranberry tablets are the closest food related item that have decent evidence in support of preventing uti.

In brief: Not effective

However, if you know that pyelonephritis is usually caused by urinary tract infections UTI then things that prevent UTI would prevent pyelonephritis.
Cranberry tablets are the closest food related item that have decent evidence in support of preventing uti.
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Thank
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