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Can a UTI cause kidney cancer? If a bladder infection spreads to your kidneys, can it cause cancer there?

8 doctors weighed in
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In brief: No

Cancer is not a kidney infection.

In brief: No

Cancer is not a kidney infection.
Dr. Richard Sarle
Dr. Richard Sarle
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Dr. Terence Chapman
Urology - Oncology
2 doctors agree

In brief: No

There is no evidence that UTI causes cancer in the kidney.
It can cause scarring of the kidney and stones in rare cases, but kidney cancer is not associated with uti.

In brief: No

There is no evidence that UTI causes cancer in the kidney.
It can cause scarring of the kidney and stones in rare cases, but kidney cancer is not associated with uti.
Dr. Terence Chapman
Dr. Terence Chapman
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