Renal Abscess Caused by Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Bacteria and Complicated by the Perforation to a Cyst and to the Renal Pelvis


We report a 50-year-old female patient with a left-sided renal abscess caused by extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing bacteria. According to the ORENUC classification she had phenotype N. The course was complicated by a perforation to an adjacent cyst and later to the renal pelvis. A primarily conservative approach of intravenous antibiotics had to be… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/cren.2016.0022


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