Acute renal failure associated with immunoglobulin therapy.

  title={Acute renal failure associated with immunoglobulin therapy.},
  author={Timasue Cantu and E W Hoehn-Saric and Kristine M. Burgess and Lorraine C. Racusen and Paul J. Scheel},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  volume={25 2},
Four cases of acute renal failure induced by intravenous immunoglobulin are presented, and the literature on the subject is reviewed. The clinical course varies from asymptomatic serum creatinine elevation to anuric renal failure occurring within days of the institution of therapy, followed by the rapid recovery of renal function after termination of… CONTINUE READING