Endocrine and GenitoUrinary

Summary

Renali tract infections can occur, sometimes due to structural abnormalities and/or immune dysfunction. Common renal anomalies include renal dysplasiai, renal agenesisi, horseshoe kidney, and ectopici kidney. Ureter abnormalities include obstruction, refluxi, and duplication.

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Preventative Use for Juice

Is you child pronei to bladder infection? Pure cranberry juice produces hippuric acid which acidifies the urine and prevents bacteria from sticking to the walls of the bladder so that infections aren't as likely to occur.

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Last Updated: Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 12:11