"Pyelonephritis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Inflammation of the KIDNEY involving the renal parenchyma (the NEPHRONS); KIDNEY PELVIS; and KIDNEY CALICES. It is characterized by ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; NAUSEA; VOMITING; and occasionally DIARRHEA.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pyelonephritis" by people in Profiles.
ACR Appropriateness Criteria? Acute Pyelonephritis: 2022 Update. J Am Coll Radiol. 2022 11; 19(11S):S224-S239.
ACR Appropriateness Criteria? Acute Pyelonephritis. J Am Coll Radiol. 2018 Nov; 15(11S):S232-S239.
Application of Fluoroquinolone Resistance Score in Management of Complicated Urinary Tract Infections. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 05; 61(5).
International clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of acute uncomplicated cystitis and pyelonephritis in women: A 2010 update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the European Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. Clin Infect Dis. 2011 Mar 01; 52(5):e103-20.
Vesicoureteral reflux. Pediatr Rev. 2007 Feb; 28(2):e6-8; discussion e8.
Bacteriuria in pregnant women with sickle cell trait. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2006 May; 194(5):1366-70.
Case report: acute focal bacterial pyelonephritis (lobar nephronia)--presentation as a palpable abdominal mass. Am J Med Sci. 1992 Nov; 304(5):303-5.
Therapy for women hospitalized with acute pyelonephritis: a randomized trial of ampicillin versus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole for 14 days. J Infect Dis. 1991 Feb; 163(2):325-30.
Virulence of wild-type E. coli uroisolates in experimental pyelonephritis. Kidney Int. 1988 Dec; 34(6):761-5.
Pyelonephritis in pregnancy. The role of in-hospital management and nitrofurantoin suppression. J Reprod Med. 1987 Dec; 32(12):895-900.