Clinical Scenarios in Acute Kidney Injury-Parenchymal Acute Kidney Injury - Vascular Diseases.

@article{Meola2016ClinicalSI,
  title={Clinical Scenarios in Acute Kidney Injury-Parenchymal Acute Kidney Injury - Vascular Diseases.},
  author={Mario Meola and Sara Samoni and Ilaria Petrucci and Claudio Ronco},
  journal={Contributions to nephrology},
  year={2016},
  volume={188},
  pages={48-63}
}
Acute cortical necrosis and hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) are 2 clinical scenarios of parenchymal acute kidney injury (AKI) related to renal microvascular injury. Acute cortical necrosis is a rare condition related to an ischemic necrosis of renal cortex. Necrotic lesions can be due to several injuries and may be focal, multifocal or diffuse. Renal… CONTINUE READING