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ive been told i have bad scarring on my right kidney and need to go for a reno scan to see if taking it out is the best option to stop the pain i have daily!! anyone know how scarring occurs on the kidney??
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replied March 16th, 2017
Recurrent infections (urinary tract), urinary obstruction (long standing), urinary stones, vasculitis, reduced blood flow resulting in ischemic damage to renal tissue, etc are common causes of scarring in the kidney.

Such processes in due time can result in reduced functioning of the kidney.

Consult your doctor for further management and help.

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