Tianxin Chen*, Ying Zhou, Bo Chen and Chaosheng Chen
Department of Nephrology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Wenzhou Medical University, ChinaFulltext PDF
A 69-year-old woman with renal insufficiency and hypertension was misdiagnosed for 25 years. She was hospitalized for worsening renal function, fever and anemia. Kidney MRI showed enlargement of renal pelvis and distortion of calyces and scarring of the overlying of two kidneys. Primary chronic pyelonephritis was diagnosed and renal function recovered partially after antibiotics treatment.
Chen T, Zhou Y, Chen B, Chen C. Primary Chronic Pyelonephritis: A Case Report. Ann Short Reports. 2019;2:1039.