Acute pyelonephritis (urinary tract infection) – causes, symptoms & pathology

What is acute pyelonephritis? Acute pyelonephritis is a type of upper urinary tract infection where bacteria infiltrate and infect the kidneys. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.

This video covers the pathophysiology, signs and symptoms, and treatment for acute pyelonephritis.

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Sources:
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/245559-overview?pa=nhLpim80rE8dJNcnqp5krrnogiB4SoAl08gtEirrud50o0W%2FsdxcI7185DWslt9SlTmkNTBMRnk1C0LdM%2FykynBa6qMPn9v9%2B17kWmU%2BiQA%3D#a3
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pyelonephritis
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vesicoureteral_reflux
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Robbins Basic Pathology, 9th Ed.
First Aid 2016

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