Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) – Top USMLE Diseases

Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) – Top USMLE Diseases

by John Fisher, MD

Pyelonephritis is a serious infectious disease of the renal parencyma and pelvis. It is usually caused by the migration of lower urinary tract bacteria.

Pyelonephritis is a serious infection that can progress to septicemia or renal scarring and chronic renal failure.

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  • Videos 3
  • Duration 0:18 h
  • Quiz questions 13
  • Articles 2

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Your Educators of course Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) – Top USMLE Diseases

 John Fisher, MD

John Fisher, MD

Dr. John F. Fisher is a Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University in the USA.
He obtained his medical degree from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in 1969. He is a Master of the American College of Physicians (MACP) and is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Medicine and Infectious Diseases.
Due to his achievements, he has earned the Annual J. Willis Hurst Teaching Award, the Jane F. Deforges Excellence in Medical Education Award, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America's Clinical Teacher Award.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Fisher teaches courses on Infectious Diseases.


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excellent
By kate H. on 27. June 2017 for Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) and Perinephric Abscess: Diagnosis & Management

concise, really easy to listen to. Gave salient points very well. Loved the pause for thought on the red flag of having a staph aureus urinary tract infection.

 
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By DR GULAM M. on 08. June 2017 for Pyelonephritis (Kidney Infection) – Top USMLE Diseases

WELL PRESENTED WITH .CLEAR FACTS.GOOD IMAGES GOOD REFERSHER WITH MCQS