Elevated plasma renin activity associated with renal dysfunction.

@article{Kehoe1986ElevatedPR,
  title={Elevated plasma renin activity associated with renal dysfunction.},
  author={B Kehoe and G. R. Keeton and Connie Hill},
  journal={Nephron},
  year={1986},
  volume={44 1},
  pages={51-7}
}
Elevated plasma renin activity (PRA) has been documented in patients with established acute renal failure. To study the association of PRA and renal dysfunction, 53 patients who were at risk of developing acute renal failure had serial measurements of PRA, renal function, and urinary beta 2-microglobulin. Those entered for study had pneumonia, septicaemia… CONTINUE READING