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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Pyelonephritis" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Pyelonephritis
Pyelonephritis is an inflammation of the kidney tissue, calyces, and renal pelvis. It is commonly caused by bacterial infection that has spread up the urinary tract or travelled through the bloodstream to the kidneys. - See link


Pyelonephritis in Spanish is Pielonefritis
La pielonefritis o infección urinaria alta es una inflamacion del riñon que involucra el parénquima renal (las nefronas), la pelvis renal y los cálices renales. Normalmente, los microorganismos ascienden desde la vejiga hasta el parénquima. - See link


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Definition of Pyelonephritis in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Pyelonephritis in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Pyelonephritis - See link.
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