WHAT IS UTI?.

UTI is a urinary tract infection that is present in the urinary tract which will include the kidneys, urethra, ureters and the bladder. The UTI that affects the kidneys is known as Pyelonephritis. If the infection affects the bladder you call it Cystitis. If affects the urethra it is called Urethritis. UTI is caused by …

12TH CASE SCENARIO.(Nursing)Pyelonephritis.

Mr Lomos Davico Medical # Q000099932 Admitted: 02/25/2006. Unit : Medical/ Surgical floor. CODE STATUS: Full Code. Alert and Oriented x 4. Patient came to the emergency room, complain of back pain(Right flank pain) Admitting Diagnosis: Pyelonephritis, UTI. PMH:Diabetes, Antibiotics resistant, kidney stones, ESBL in urine,right eye cataract, fever of unknown origin, depression. Hand held …