acute pyelonephritis

noun
pyelonephritis resulting from the spread of a bladder infection
Hypernyms: ↑pyelonephritis

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  • acute focal bacterial nephritis — acute pyelonephritis …   Medical dictionary

  • Pyelonephritis — ICD9 = ICD9|590, ICD9|592.9 ICDO = Caption = OMIM = OMIM mult = MedlinePlus = 000522 eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 1959 DiseasesDB = 29255 DiseasesDB mult = DiseasesDB2|11052 MeshID = D011704 Pyelonephritis is an ascending urinary tract… …   Wikipedia

  • Pyelonephritis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 N10 Akute Pyelonephritis N11.0 Nichtobstruktive, mit Reflux verbundene chronische Pyelonephritis N11.1 Chronische …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pyelonephritis — pyelonephritic /puy euh loh neuh frit ik, puy el oh /, adj. /puy euh loh neuh fruy tis, puy el oh /, n. Pathol. inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis, caused by a bacterial infection. [1865 70; PYELO + NEPHRITIS] * * * Infection (usually… …   Universalium

  • Pyelonephritis — Bacterial infection of the kidney. Pyelonephritis can be acute (sudden) or chronic (slow, subtle, and stubborn). It is most often due to the ascent of bacteria from the bladder up the ureters to infect the kidneys. The symptoms of pyelonephritis… …   Medical dictionary

  • Acute abdomen — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|R|10|0|r|10 ICD9 = ICD9|789.0 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = D000006 The term acute abdomen refers to a sudden, severe abdominal pain that …   Wikipedia

  • pyelonephritis — n. bacterial infection of the kidney substance. In acute pyelonephritis, the patient has pain in the loins, a high temperature, and shivering fits. Treatment is by the administration of an appropriate antibiotic, and a full urological… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pyelonephritis — noun inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis caused by bacterial infection • Hypernyms: ↑urinary tract infection • Hyponyms: ↑acute pyelonephritis, ↑chronic pyelonephritis …   Useful english dictionary

  • acute tubulointerstitial nephritis — an early stage of tubulointerstitial nephritis similar to acute pyelonephritis but with involvement further into the renal medulla to involve the tubules …   Medical dictionary

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