ClinMedV:Diseases of the Urinary System(Kidney Dz)

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ClinMedV:Diseases of the Urinary System(Kidney Dz)
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2013-09-19 15:45:37
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  1. kidney dz aka
    renal failure
  2. 2 types of renal failure
    • acute
    • chronic
  3. Sudden onset,usually sever,goal is to stop further damage
    acute renal dz
  4. slow onset,less severe, no symptoms until end stages, goal is to slow down dz
    chronic renal dz
  5. Causes of acute renal failute:DNTEGBTIILN
    • drugs-NSAIDs
    • toxins-ethylen glycol and graps
    • blockage
    • truama
    • idiopathic
    • infx-leptosporosis
    • neoplasia
  6. Symptoms of acute renal failure:LAVPD
    • lethargy
    • anorexia
    • V
    • PU/PD
    • dehyd
  7. tx acute renal failure:SUIAGHPD
    • supportive care
    • underlying cause tx
    • IV fluids
    • abx
    • gi protectant
    • h2 blockers
    • phosphate binders
  8. Name 2 phosphate binders:AB
    • amphogel
    • basogel
  9. What should the diet be low in for acute renal failure?
    • protein
    • phosphorus
  10. Chronic renal failure is common in:
    geriatric cats
  11. Causes of chronic renal failure:APINI
    • aging change
    • prior insult
    • infx
    • neoplasia
    • idiopathic
  12. syptoms of chronic renal failure:LPAWDVAO
    • lethargy
    • PU/PD
    • anorexia
    • weight loss
    • dehydration
    • v+
    • anemia
    • oral ulceration
  13. tx chronic renal failure:SDPPAEGBCAI
    • SQ fluids
    • diet
    • phosphate binder
    • potassium
    • abx
    • erthropoeitin
    • gi meds-sucralphate
    • blood pressure meds
    • ca channel blockers
    • ACE inhibitor
    • IV fluids
  14. How often should SQ fluidsĀ  be given for chronic renal failure?
    1-2 times a week
  15. What are 2 referral tx?
    • kidney transplant
    • dialysis

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