Chronic pyelonephritis

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Key articles

Mokabberi R, Ravakhah K. Emphysematous urinary tract infections: diagnosis, treatment and survival (case review series). Am J Med Sci. 2007 Feb;333(2):111-6. Abstract

Alan C, Atas S, Tunc B. Xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis with psoas abscess: 2 cases and review of the literature. Int Urol Nephrol. 2004;36(4):489-93. Abstract

Vourganti S, Agarwal PK, Bodner DR, et al. Ultrasonographic evaluation of renal infections. Radiol Clin North Am. 2006 Nov;44(6):763-75. Abstract

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