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Flashcards in Renal Dz Deck (8)
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1

Decreased tubular excretion of nitrogen (increased nitrogen in the blood)

Azotemia

2

Most commonly caused by prostate problems or ureter stones.

Hydronephrosis

3

"Nephrolithiasis". Most common stone is calcium oxalates. kidney stone pain pattern= starts in back and radiates to the flanks. Once stone is in ureters, pain localizes in groin.

Kidney stones

4

RBCs & small amounts of protein in the urine. E.g. acute glomerulonephritis.

Nephritic syndrome

5

"Pre-eclampsia" = "HEP" Hypertension, Edema, Proteinurea (massive).
Eclampsia = HEP + convulsions + coma= potentially fatal.

Nephrotic syndrome

6

Moth eaten appearance

Polycystic kidney

7

Acute tubular necrosis

Shock

8

"nephroblastoma". Mixed tumor of kidney in children ( Malignant)

Wilm ' s