Renal vein occlusion: diagnosis and treatment.

  title={Renal vein occlusion: diagnosis and treatment.},
  author={Misha Witz and Zeev Korzets},
  journal={The Israel Medical Association journal : IMAJ},
  volume={9 5},
Renal vein occlusion in adults is usually a result of vein thrombosis, which is frequently associated with the nephrotic syndrome. The anatomy of renal vascularization is of primary importance for understanding its pathophysiological responses and the clinical and diagnostic presentation of patients with this condition. The reaction of the kidney to its vein occlusion is determined by the balance between the acuteness of the disease, extent of the development of collateral circulation… CONTINUE READING