Clinical features of acute renal failure associated with hepatitis A virus infection.

@article{Jung2009ClinicalFO,
  title={Clinical features of acute renal failure associated with hepatitis A virus infection.},
  author={Young Ju Jung and W Kim and Ji Bong Jeong and Byung Gyu Kim and Kyung-Jae Lee and K-H Oh and Jung-Hwan Yoon and H S Lee and Yoon Jun Kim},
  journal={Journal of viral hepatitis},
  year={2009},
  volume={17 9},
  pages={
          611-7
        }
}
Acute hepatitis A (AHA) is one of the most common infectious diseases; it is usually a self-limiting disease affecting the liver. Although extrahepatic manifestations are not common, some cases have been reported associated with acute renal failure. We reviewed the clinical features of patients with AHA complicated by acute renal failure (ARF group) and compared them with patients with noncomplicated AHA (non-ARF group). The medical records of 208 consecutive patients with AHA who were… CONTINUE READING