prerenal


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Related to prerenal: intrarenal, prerenal azotemia, prerenal uremia, postrenal

prerenal

(priːˈriːnəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) in front of the kidney
2. (Physiology) taking place before the kidney is reached
Translations

pre·re·nal

a. prerrenal.
situado frente al riñón;
que tiene lugar en la circulación antes de llegar al riñón.
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In case 1, the patient developed AKI from an intrinsic renal condition, given that the fractional excretion of sodium and fractional excretion of urea excluded a prerenal cause and renal ultrasound excluded a postrenal cause of AKI.
Treatment with ACE inhibitors and ARBs must be carefully monitored, especially in patients with stages 3 and 4 CKD who are prone to develop hyperkalaemia and deterioration in renal function, particularly if there is prerenal failure owing to overuse of diuretics or inter-current illnesses.
In addition, patients with raised urea (> 50 mg%) and creatinine levels (< 3 mg/dl), which subsequently improved without any specific intervention, were defined as having prerenal azotemia.
Normal urea:creatinine ratio in a healthy population was considered as 20 mmol/L: mmol/L, while urea:creatinine ratio equal to 21 mmol/L: mmol/L was considered to be a sign of prerenal azotemia (PRA) [17].
In mammals, a reduction in GFR indicates either a significant prerenal (eg, hypovolemia) or renal disorder (postrenal disorders usually pose fewer diagnostic challenges).
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome inducing acute prerenal failure and electrolyte disturbance.
Addison hastaliginda hiponatremi ile hiperkalemi ve prerenal azotemi birlikte bulunur.
The study found that three of the patients had acute kidney injury marked by the excretion of an abnormally small volume of urine, known as oliguric acute kidney injury, and the fourth had a decrease in effective blood flow to the kidney, known as prerenal acute kidney injury.
In prerenal azotemia, an SCr increase is not symptomatic of an established structural kidney injury.
In certain circumstances it may be necessary to repeat the urea and creatinine level measurements to differentiate between prerenal uraemia and actual renal impairment.
Eger kreatinin yuksekligi varsa bobrek fonksiyonlarini degerlendirmek, prerenal, renal ayirimini yapmak icin mutlaka BUN duzeyinin de bilinmesi gerekir.
IHS'de bobrek tutulumu interstisyel nefrit, SJS-TEN'de ise prerenal azotemi seklindedir.