Management of infected polycystic kidneys

W Waters, H. Hershman, L. A. Klein

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Abstract

We report 5 cases of severe uncontrolled infection of polycystic kidneys. Retrograde pyelography antedated infection in 2 of the patients. Difficulty in establishing the diagnosis was demonstrated in all cases. Each patient was treated initially with antibiotics but definitive therapy required an operation in 4 cases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)383-385
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Urology
Volume122
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979
Externally publishedYes

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Polycystic Kidney Diseases
Urography
Infection
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Therapeutics

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  • Urology

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Management of infected polycystic kidneys. / Waters, W; Hershman, H.; Klein, L. A.

In: Journal of Urology, Vol. 122, No. 3, 01.01.1979, p. 383-385.

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Waters, W ; Hershman, H. ; Klein, L. A. / Management of infected polycystic kidneys. In: Journal of Urology. 1979 ; Vol. 122, No. 3. pp. 383-385.
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