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Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) and Perinephric Abscess: Definition, Epidemiology & Etiology

by John Fisher, MD
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    The lecture Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) and Perinephric Abscess: Definition, Epidemiology & Etiology by John Fisher, MD is from the course Urinary Tract Infections. It contains the following chapters:

    • Pyelonephritis and Perinephric Abscess
    • Pyelonephritis and Perinephric Abscess – Etiology

    Included Quiz Questions

    1. Uncontrolled diabetes
    2. Normal sexual intercourse
    3. Circumcision
    4. Hypotestosteronism
    5. High nitrate diet
    1. Aerobic metabolism
    2. P-fimbriae
    3. Mannose-resistance
    4. Cytotoxins that destroy urotehlium
    5. Iron-sequestration system
    1. It is a state of functional urinary tract obstruction
    2. Urothelium is more permeable to bacterial invasion during pregnancy
    3. There are lower levels of D-mannose during pregnancy
    4. Blood sugars are typically higher in pregnancy
    5. Pregnant women are typically anemia and iron deficient
    1. Patients with poorly controlled diabetes
    2. Patients with urinary instrumentation
    3. Elderly men
    4. Post menopausal women
    5. Patients with chronic interstitial nephritis

    Author of lecture Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) and Perinephric Abscess: Definition, Epidemiology & Etiology

     John Fisher, MD

    John Fisher, MD


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