Neurologic Complications of Renal Failure

The State of the Art
  • Allen I. Arieff


In the patient with renal failure, the nervous system is the primary barometer of patient well-being. Whereas other manifestations of the uremic state such as anemia, heart failure, bone pain, muscle dysfunction, and skin rashes are evaluated by the physician, it is via the nervous system that patients with renal failure perceive that which is abnormal.(1)


Renal Failure Acute Renal Failure Parathyroid Hormone Chronic Renal Failure Primary Hyperparathyroidism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Allen I. Arieff
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Nephrology Service, Department of MedicineVeterans Administration Medical CenterUSA
  2. 2.University of California School of MedicineSan FranciscoUSA

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