renal failure

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Synonyms for renal failure

inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance

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Acute renal failure (ARF) in the intensive care unit (ICU) is associated with mortality rates of 50 - 90%, (1) frequently occurring as part of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome in critically ill patients.
The first paper recorded in 1964 outlined a case of severe hemolytic anemia (1) and the spectrum of methemoglobinemia, hemolytic anemia and acute renal failure has been reported after an acute ingestion, (2-5) after a chronic overdose, (6) and after chronically appropriate doses.
A 56-year-old man with a 6-year history of dialysis-dependent chronic renal failure secondary to streptococcal glomerulonephritis was admitted to our center with a 4-month history of induration of both thighs that had become painful 1 week earlier.
We did not see any evidence of shortened erythrocyte survival in the present group of nondiabetic patients with renal failure.
The report provides an analysis of renal failure partnering deals.
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Acute renal failure in nephropathia epidemica is frequently accompanied by thrombocytopenia, elevated leukocyte count, proteinuria, hematuria, and low serum calcium (9-11), but early prognostic markers have not yet been established to identify patients at high risk for a severe course of acute renal impairment.
Also unknown is whether continuous venovenous hemodiafiltration (CVVHDF) or intermittent hemodialysis is a better mode for patients with acute renal failure (ARF).
JEDDAH: There are nearly 15,000 renal failure patients in the Kingdom and two-third of them undergo dialysis, said Dr.
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Acute ingestion of PPD causes angioneurotic oedema of the neck and face, often requiring an emergency tracheostomy in children, and anuric or oliguric renal failure with chocolate-brown urine and rhabdomyolysis.
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At least 1,500 patients in Kyrgyzstan are in need of hemodialysis treatment, the Ministry of Health of Kyrgyzstan unveils data on hemodialysis treatment of patients with chronic renal failure.
Acute renal failure (ARF) is one of the important manifestations of severe falciparum malaria; although it can occur rarely with vivax also (1-4).