Integrated Pathophysiology of Pyelonephritis.

Abstract

Pyelonephritis represents a subset of urinary tract infections that occur from bacteria ascending from the lower to the upper reaches of the genitourinary system, such as the kidney. The renal system contains a range of hydrodynamically and immunologically challenging, interconnected microenvironments where the invading pathogen may populate during the… (More)
DOI: 10.1128/microbiolspec.UTI-0014-2012

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