[Renal venous thrombosis: a forgotten complication of acute pyelonephritis].

  title={[Renal venous thrombosis: a forgotten complication of acute pyelonephritis].},
  author={M F Mamzer-Bruneel and Dany Anglicheau and Jean-Michel Correas and Habib Skhiri and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}rique Jacobs and Yves Chr{\'e}tien and C H Legendre and Henri A Kreis},
  journal={Presse medicale},
  volume={26 28},
BACKGROUND Renal vein thrombosis, long recognized as a classical complication of acute pyelonephritis, has become exceptional since the advent of antibiotics. CASE REPORT An 85-year-old woman was hospitalized for acute Escherichia coli nephritis. Computed tomography with contrast agent injection was performed due to clinical improvement after an 8-day course of antibiotics and demonstrated purulent urine collection on an obstructive calicial stone as well as homolateral thrombosis of the… CONTINUE READING