What Is It/

How Is It Recognized/

Is Massage indicated

Condition Name

What Are They?

How Are They Recognized?

or Contraindicated?


Pyelonephritis is an infec-

Symptoms of pyelonephritis in-

Massage is systemically contrain-

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tion of the kidney and/or

clude cystitis, back pain, fever,

dicated for a person with a kidney


renal pelvis.

chills, nausea, and vomiting.

infection, until the infection has




been eradicated.


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