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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Renal and post-renal causes of Acute Renal Failure in Children.
Obstetrical acute renal failure is a rare entity in developed world.
Pheochromocytoma must be considered as a part of the differential diagnosis complicated with both of fever and acute renal failure.
Acute renal failure is a common complication after heart surgery at the rate of 1% ~ 31% [26] which is a risk factor for increased mortality in patients after cardiac surgery [30].
Acute renal failure is defined as a deterioration of renal function over a period of hours to days, which results in an increase in serum creatinine of > 0.
The patient also developed rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure, a common complication of acute carbon monoxide poisoning9,10 which develops as a result of hypoxic injury to skeletal muscles.
Spectrum of acute renal failure in the intensive care unit: the PICARD experience.
Acute renal failure following cardiac surgery: Incidence, outcomes and risk factors.
Corticosteroid used in the study was to control concomitant immune mediated red blood cell destruction while aggressive fluid therapy and diuretics was to increase blood flow to kidney for correction of acute renal failure.
With regard to the acute renal failure, the urethral obstruction may have been significant.
Nikki was crowned Miss Black Country last year, but just a few days before the cruicial stage of the national competition she suffered life-threatening acute renal failure.
Acute renal failure in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock--a significant independent risk factor for mortality: results from the German Prevalence Study.
The JUPITER trial, which compared high-dose rosuvastatin with placebo in 18 000 patients, found an albeit non-significant rise of 19% in acute renal failure risk, which rose to 35% when the endpoint included doubling of serum creatinine.
According to the lead study author, using the drug orlistat "has been linked to severe liver failure, acute pancreatic failure, and acute renal failure.
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