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Name some urinary Sx of irritative and obstructive patterns.
: dysuria, frequency, urgency
: initiation, slow stream, not emptying
Name 5 causes for haematuria.
Congenital - Polycystic kidneys, igA nephropathy, benign familial haematuria
Renal causes – nephritic syndrome (post-strep GN, rapidly progressive GN, SLE)
Infarction – arterial emboli
Cancer – renal cell, transitional cell (smoking, amylene dies)
Name 6 paraneoplastic symptoms of RCC.
Gonadotrophins – hirstuism
Renin – uncontrolled hypertension
Varicocele from blockage of the left testicular vein by tumor invasion of the left renal vein.
Anaemia (from depression of EPO)