Acute Renal Failure

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  1. What is acute renal failure?
    sudden decline in kidney ftn
  2. most important diagnostic factors
    • azotemia- elevated bun
    • oliguria- making no urine
  3. 3 types of ARF
    • 1) Pre-renal
    • 2) Renal: Intrinisic or injury to renal parenchyma
    • 3) Post renal: obstruction to urinary tract.
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Acute Renal Failure
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2010-04-05 03:51:48
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Acute Renal Failure ICU
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