renal failure


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renal failure

[′rēn·əl ′fāl·yər]
(medicine)
Severe malfunction of the kidneys, producing uremia and the resulting constitutional symptoms.
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report 16% prevalence of AKI with AP19, same authors have reported better prognosis in nonoliguric form of renal failure in their AP patients, but in our study 83% patients were oliguric on presentation with closely falling frequency among patients who recovered and died during acute illness.
Keywords: Anemia, Cerebral blood flow, Chronic renal failure.
Sowunmi et al (1996) reported 45%, Sitprija et al (1970) reported 66.6% and Patis et al (2003) reported 51% incidence of renal failure due to falciparum malaria in their study.
Melekos, "A giant inguinoscrotal bladder hernia as a cause of chronic renal failure: a rare case," International Journal of Surgery Case Reports, vol.
Two reviewers independently read the full text of the manuscripts and extracted the following data from each eligible research: first author's name, country of origin, publication year, sampling size, study period, method of ascertainment of exercise and drinking, and method of ascertainment of adult renal failure.
Overall, in chronic renal failure patients both platelet count and function are decreased.
* The report provides a snapshot of the global therapeutic landscape of Acute Renal Failure (ARF) (Acute Kidney Injury)
Is pregnancy-related acute renal failure a disappearing clinical entity?
Al Salmi affirmed that the best treatment for patients suffering from renal failure is only by transplanting organs from the brain-dead persons.
Ultrasonography also confirmed acute renal failure with increase in size of kidneys with less distinct cortico medullary junction (Fig.
Objective: To assess the prevalence of oral manifestation and to compare the oral manifestations among patients of renal failure undergoing dialysis and healthy patients.
[USPRwire, Mon Apr 13 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "" provides data on the Acute Renal Failure (ARF) (Acute Kidney Injury) clinical trial scenario.