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injury

Law a violation or infringement of another person's rights that causes him harm and is actionable at law

injury

[′in·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A structural or functional stress or trauma that induces a pathologic process.
Damage resulting from the stress.
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Furosemide is associated with acute kidney injury in critically ill patients.
Diagnostic performance of plasma and urine neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin, cystatin C, and creatinine for acute kidney injury in burn patients: A prospective cohort study.
Clinical profile and outcome of patients with acute kidney injury requiring dialysis-an experience from a haemodialysis unit in a developing country.
Univariate analysis showed that APACHE II scores (p<0.01), acute kidney injury (p<0.01), positive fluid indices at day 2 (p<0.0005), day 3 (p<0.0005), day 4 (p<0.0005) and day 5 (p<0.001) were significantly associated with in hospital mortality as shown in table-I and II.
To study the aetiology of acute kidney injury in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Etiology, clinical profile and short-term outcome of acute kidney injury in children at a tertiary care pediatric nephrology center in Pakistan.
Anticoagulant-related nephropathy is a form of acute kidney injury caused by excessive anticoagulation.
Renalase and biomarkers of contrast-induced acute kidney injury. Cardioren Med 2015; 6: 25-36, doi: 10.1159/000439117.
Using 2000-2014 NIS data, CDC estimated the annual number of hospitalizations with acute kidney injury. NIS contains information from >7 million hospital stays from 44 states each year, estimated to represent >35 million hospitalizations nationally and >95% of the U.S.
Acute renal failure, also known as acute kidney injury, can also be caused by alcohol and drug abuse, heart attacks, urinary tract problems and a lack of blood flow to the kidneys.

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