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Chronic Kidney Disease (Chronic Renal Failure)

 
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Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD)

ADPKD is an autosomal dominant disorder characterised by the presence of cysts in both kidneys. The cysts are numerous and fluid-filled, resulting in massive enlargement of the kidneys, often with progression to renal failure. The disease can also affect the liver, pancreas, and rarely, the heart and brain.  ADPKD has an incidence of 1/1000 and account for approximately 5% of patients with ESRF requiring replacement therapy.     
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Diuretics

Normal Control of Renal Function Overview Osmotic Diuretics Potassium Sparing Diuretics Thiazide Diuretics Loop Diuretics  
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Glomerulonephritis (GN)

 
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Goodpasture’s syndrome (anti-GBM antibody disease)

  This is a rare, genetic, autoimmune condition characterised by a combination of glomerulonephritis with alveolar hemorrhage in the presence of circulating anti-glomerular basement membrane (GBM) antibodies.  Circulating anti-GBM antibodies bind to basement membranes in the kidneys and lungs, fix complement and trigger a cell-mediated inflammatory response, causing glomerulonephritis and pulmonary capillaritis.    Specific predisposing factors include the following: Association with HLA-DR2  
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Haematuria

 
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Nephritic and Nephrotic Syndrome

  Nephrotic Syndrome The patient will present with a triad of symptoms: Proteinuria , i.e. >3g/24hr Hypoalbuminaemia , i.e.  
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Renal Stones - student notes

 
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Loop Diuretics

 
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Osmotic Diuretics

Osmotic diuretics e.g. mannitol  
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Overview of Diuretics

 
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Potassium Sparing Diuretics

Mechanism and unwanted effects.  
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Proximal Tubule Diuretics for Students

Proximal tubule diuretics e.g. acetazolidamide.  
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Thiazide Diuretics

 
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Diuretics Lecture Dr. Najeeb Lectures (1/3)

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Kidney stones | Parkhurst Exchange

An up-to-date primer on this Kidney stones  
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Nephrology - Kidney and Nephron Overview

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Failure to spot kidney illness ‘kills 1,000 a month’

Failures in basic hospital care are resulting in more than 1,000 deaths a month from the preventable condition acute kidney injury (AKI), an NHS report has found.  
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Jamaican sister arrives in London to donate kidney to brother - BBC News

A woman arrives from Jamaica to donate a kidney to her seriously ill brother, after the Home Office reversed its initial decision to refuse her entry.  
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RIFLE criteria for assessing AKI (Acute Kidney Injury)

Class Serum Creatinine/ GFR Urine Output Risk ­ in Serum Creatinine x 1.5 or GFR ¯ >25%  50%  
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