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APNAWS (Amazon Web Services) Partner Network
APNAccess Point Name
APNAppareil Photo Numérique (France)
APNAssemblee Populaire Nationale (French: National Popular Assembly; various locations)
APNAdvanced Practice Nurse
APNAssessor's Parcel Number (real estate & surveying)
APNAmericans for Peace Now
APNAsia-Pacific Network
APNAmerican Preppers Network (survival)
APNAssemblée des Premières Nations (Assembly of First Nations; Canada)
APNAthens Photo News (Greece)
APNAutorité Portuaire Nationale (French: National Port Authority; Haiti)
APNAccess Port Name
APNAdministración de Parques Nacionales (National Parks Administration, Argentina)
APNAsamblea Popular Nacional (China)
APNAdaptive Private Networking
APNArab Press Network (France)
APNAmis du Patrimoine Napoléonien (French: Friends of Napoleonic Heritage)
APNAcute Pyelonephritis
APNAssociate Professor of Nursing
APNAcquired Pendular Nystagmus (eyes)
APNAll-Pass Network (microwave theory)
APNAktien plus Neuemission (German: Shares plus New Issue)
APNAcademic Position Network (online job recruitment)
APNAircraft Procurement, Navy
APNAdvanced Practice Nurse Practitioner
APNAlmost Perfect Nonlinear
APNArchives of Psychiatric Nursing
APNAlliance for Psychosocial Nursing
APNAfrican Parks Network (est. 2000)
APNAccess Purchasing Network
APNAlpena, MI, USA - Alpena Regional Airport (Airport Code)
APNAgent Premium Newsgroups
APNAugmented Proportional Navigation
APNAdministration du Pipe-Line du Nord (Northern Pipeline Agency - Canada)
APNArmy Part Number
APNAsanble Popilè Nasyonal (National Popular Assembly, Haiti)
APNAviation Procurement Navy
APNAssociation pour la Protection de la Nature
APNAdvance Purchasing Notice
APNAction Point Number
APNAmicale des Pêcheurs Niçois (French professional fishermen group)
APNAustralian Part Number (barcoded number)
APNAsia-Pacific Network for Research in Global Change
APNAgentstwo Petschati Nowosti (Russian news agency)
APNAssociated Pharmacy Network
APNAsian Professional Networking
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Vesicoureteral reflux: an accurate predictor of acute pyelonephritis in childhood urinary tract infection?
Risk factors for a poor outcome after therapy for acute pyelonephritis. BJU Int.
All children had acute DMSA scans performed within 10 days from the start of antibiotic treatment to confirm acute pyelonephritis, as well as follow-up scans that were done 1 year later to assess the presence or absence of scarring at the site of previously documented infection.
Those conclusions came from one of the few studies to evaluate long-term complications in women who develop acute pyelonephritis as adults, said Dr.
Using acute pyelonephritis as a prototypical infection, this study examines the clinical utility of extending hospital stay by 1 day for observation after a patient has been taken off IV antibiotics and begun on oral therapy.
In a study of 77 patients aged 1 month to 12 years and 38 healthy controls, the median procalcitonin level in those with UTIs who had renal damage was 9.28 ng/mL, compared with 1.16 ng/mL in children with clinically diagnosed acute pyelonephritis without scars and 0.312 ng/mL in children with clinically diagnosed lower UTIs (Pediatr.
Acute pyelonephritis is characterized by a high fever, shaking, chills, nausea, vomiting, and flank tenderness.
TANGO-1, a Phase III, multi-center, randomized, double-blind, double-dummy study, evaluated the efficacy, safety and tolerability of Vabomere compared to piperacillin-tazobactam in the treatment of adults with cUTI, including acute pyelonephritis. TANGO-2, a multi-center, randomized, open-label clinical trial, assessed VABOMERE versus "best available therapy" in adults with known or suspected carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
ZTI-01 is an investigational antibiotic intended for the treatment of hospitalized patients with complicated urinary tract infections, including acute pyelonephritis.
A voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG) is indicated in all children younger than 1year with UTI, school aged girls who have had two or more UTI and any male with UTI.t1011) Most common findings is vesicoureteral reflux which is identified in 40% of patients.t1213) When the diagnosis of acute pyelonephritis is uncertain, renal scanning with technetium labelled Dimercaptosuccinic acid scan (DMSA) is useful.t14) DMSA scan shows filling defect in 50% of children with febrile UTI irrespective of age.
Renal scans obtained at presentation and 6 months later identify children with acute pyelonephritis and renal scarring, respectively.
SAN DIEGO -- Renal scars and moderately reduced renal function are common in women with previous acute pyelonephritis, but long-term serious clinical complications appear to be rare, Dr.
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