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Renal Failure

  • R. B. Brown

Abstract

Renal failure may result from solitary or combined impairment of the kidney’s blood supply, parenchymal tissue or calyceal-pelvi-ureteric conducting mechanism. The result may be acute or chronic potentially reversible, or irreversible failure, hence the importance of prophylaxis, early diagnosis and adequate treatment.

Keywords

Acute Renal Failure Chronic Renal Failure Malignant Hypertension Urinary Tract Obstruction Analgesic Nephropathy 
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© ADIS Press 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. B. Brown
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Urology UnitAlfred HospitalMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Royal Australian NavyAustralia

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