acute renal failure

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Synonyms for acute renal failure

renal failure associated with burns or other trauma or with acute infection or obstruction of the urinary tract

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When a patient suffers from renal shutdown (kidney failure), the urea in the blood continues to accumulate until a coma ensues.
However, in more harmful strains, it can lead to renal shutdowns or septic shocks, or even cause meningitis in babies," Dr John explained.