acute renal failure

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Noun1.acute renal failure - renal failure associated with burns or other trauma or with acute infection or obstruction of the urinary tractacute renal failure - renal failure associated with burns or other trauma or with acute infection or obstruction of the urinary tract
kidney failure, renal failure - inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance
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But the acute kidney injury can be prevented or treated if diagnosed early.
Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common clinical syndrome endangering human health and leading to inpatient death.
Yoo said that future research will also help determine if stem cell-derived conditioned medium with a sustained and controlled delivery system, can be developed as a therapy that could block the progression of acute kidney injury to chronic kidney disease.
About one-fifth of the millions of bypass surgeries performed around the world each year result in acute kidney injury, which in its most severe forms greatly increases the chance of death and the need for life-sustaining dialysis treatments.
Spectrum of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients: A single center study from south India.
The new report is a follow-up analysis of a 2017 prospective study by the same team that tracked acute kidney injury and mortality in 4,683 pediatric ICU patients at 32 clinics in Asia, Australia, Europe, and North America.
In non-survivors fluid balance was significantly positive on 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th day of SICU (p-value: 0.005, 0.0005 and 0.024), APACHE II score (p<0.02), incidence of acute kidney injury (p<0.004) and mechanical ventilation days were significantly more.
(2) Progressive decline in renal function has been well described in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus, but few studies have assessed the risk of acute kidney injury in patients with Type 2 diabetes.
BB3, Angion's investigational small molecule mimetic of hepatocyte growth factor (HGF), is in a Phase 3 trial for the treatment of delayed graft function (DGF) following kidney transplantation and in a Phase 2 trial for the treatment of acute kidney injury (AKI) following open-heart surgery requiring cardiopulmonary bypass.
10, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with early-stage septic shock and severe acute kidney injury, 90-day mortality does not differ for patients randomly assigned to an early strategy for initiation of renal-replacement therapy versus a delayed strategy, according to a study published in the Oct.
Then they look at medical and surgical crises such as hypertensive emergencies, acute kidney injury and renal replacement therapy, and burns and inhalation injury.

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