Severe acute renal failure in an HIV-infected patient after only 2 weeks of tenofovir-based antiretroviral therapy.

@article{Pavie2011SevereAR,
  title={Severe acute renal failure in an HIV-infected patient after only 2 weeks of tenofovir-based antiretroviral therapy.},
  author={Juliette Pavie and Anne Scemla and Marie Anne Bouldouyre and {\'E}vangeline Pillebout and J{\'e}r{\^o}me V{\'e}rine and Jean Michel Molina},
  journal={AIDS patient care and STDs},
  year={2011},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={457-60}
}
We report a 46-year-old man who has sex with men (MSM) patient, of Scottish descent, who had no history of arterial hypertension, diabetes, or illicit drug use, was hepatitis C virus (HCV) negative but underwent right nephrectomy for urothelial tumor in 2006. Before starting antiretroviral therapy, he had a CD4 cell count of 316/mm(3) and plasma HIV RNA level was 1,020,537 copies per milliliter. He developed acute renal failure only 2 weeks after introduction of tenofovir-based antiretroviral… CONTINUE READING
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