Staphylococcal empyema secondary to IgA nephropathy.

A 27-year-old male patient, applied to the emergency unit with complaints of high fever, nausea, vomiting, and hematuria. In his physical examination, fever was 38 °C with normal findings in all other systems. The laboratory values were as follows: urea 58 mg/dL, creatinine 2.4 mg/dL, white blood cell count 15.9K/μL (PNL: 79 %). In his urine analysis; +1… CONTINUE READING