IVP test. Renal angiography. Peritoneal dialysis. Beta hemolytic
streptococcus is primary cause of glomerulonephritis. Pg 930-931 Immunosuppressive
drugs (life long) for transplants i.e. prograff (tacrolimus). Amphogel-
antacid, also used as a phosphate binder. NO grapefruit juice with meds!!
Lotion in a MUST for CRF and kidney pts
and pts on hypothermia mattress to decrease temp. mattress is hard on skin. Tunnel catheter for long term and infection control non-tunnel cath for short term (few days). Tetracyclines are affective for Chlamydia. CANNOT use Tetracyclines and Azithromycin during pregnancy. Co-infections are possible with STDs, Multiple meds must be administered. Syphilis is highly treatable the one and only sign is a Chancre which eventually goes away, if Syphilis goes untreated it can be deadly. Tincture benzoin-is brown, is used to treat vaneral warts, is very sticky, can also be used with cuts they only require steri strips to hold the strips to the skin. 5-fluorouracil (5FU) used for cancers and warts.