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Kidney Inflammation: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Causes, and Treatment

It is usually known as Pyelonephritis, a deadly condition that scars the kidneys and results in permanent damage to the organ. In nearly every case, Pyelonephritis is the direct result of bacterial infections, usually caused by bacteria that have infected the bladder. Occasionally, the disease will give abscesses in the kidneys. Another condition resulting from the same infection… Read More »

Antibiotics for UTI (Urinary Tract Infection)

Description and Symptoms UTIs usually occur in the bladder (bacterial cystitis). Such infections may resolve themselves without medication. Symptoms include painful urination, a need to urinate frequently, dull pain in the pelvic area, and cloudy urine (which may have an unusually nasty smell). There can also be blood in the urine. Other diseases can give similar symptoms, so… Read More »