Kidney Infection Symptoms, Signs, Causes & Treatment

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In addition to a comprehensive history and physical examination, the signs that a doctor may look for in evaluating for urinary tract infection may include:

  • tenderness on the flanks immediately below the lowest rib (costo-vertebral angle tenderness),
  • fever,
  • physical evidence of dehydration, and
  • a rapid heart rate.