Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Learn about different types and treatments of urinary tract infections, the risk factors, and prevention for both men and women.
Pyelonephritis is an inflammation of the kidney and upper urinary tract. Symptoms include flushed skin, back pain, fever, and nausea.
Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder. Most often it is caused by a bacterial infection known as a urinary tract infection (UTI).
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