Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Reflux Urinary Symptoms

Reflux nephropathy can cause urinary tract infections, kidney infections, or kidney failure. Reflux nephropathy does not cause symptoms until one of these conditions develop.

Reflux Urinary Kidney Failure

Reflux Urinary Kidney Infection

Symptoms of a kidney infection in someone with reflux nephropathy include:

Reflux Urinary Urinary Tract Infection

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Reflux Urinary References
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