Disease Information for Radiocontrast nephrotoxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Oliguria/sudden
Polyuria
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Heart cath/angioplasty
Population Group
Population/Hospital patient
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
URINE Dipstick/Leukocytes Positive
URINE Pyuria
URINE Sediment/Urinalysis abnormal
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
BUN/Blood urea nitrogen (Lab)
Creatinine, serum (Lab)
URINE Leukocytes
URINE Specific gravity
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Acute anuria/renal failure
Acute Renal Failure
Azotemia in Elderly
Azotemia/Acute
Drug induced Nephritis/Nephropathy
Nephritis, secondary
Radioconstrast nephrotoxicity
Renal Failure Chronic
Toxic nephritis/Chronic persistent
Toxic Nephritis/Nephropathy
Proteinuria in Elderly
Pyuria
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Renal/kidney involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Urologic (category)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
PROCESS/Poisoned organ/system (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Calcium-channel blocker
RX/Fenoldopam (Corlopam) infusion
RX/Forced diuresis
RX/Furosemide (Lasix)
RX/Hydration/fluids/IV
RX/Lo-dose dopamine infusion
RX/Mannitol (Osmotrol)
RX/Osmotic diuretic
RX/Prophylactic measures/medication
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Medication/agent diagnostic test/non-therap (ex)
Definition

Xray contrast dye agent causes renal shutdown and acute tubular necrosis in elderly dehydrated patients and multiple myeloma

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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