Sodium thiosulfate-based treatment in calcific uremic arteriolopathy: a consecutive case series.

@article{Sood2011SodiumTT,
  title={Sodium thiosulfate-based treatment in calcific uremic arteriolopathy: a consecutive case series.},
  author={Amy R. Sood and Lori D Wazny and Colette B. Raymond and Keith Leung and Paul Komenda and Martina Reslerova and Mauro Verrelli and Claudio Rigatto and Manish M Sood},
  journal={Clinical nephrology},
  year={2011},
  volume={75 1},
  pages={8-15}
}
BACKGROUND Calcific uremic arteriolopathy (CUA) is a rare complication in end stage renal disease with high mortality. Numerous case reports and one case series of 3 patients report the benefit of sodium thiosulfate (STS) for treatment of CUA. The purpose of this evaluation was to examine the response to a STS-based treatment approach in patients with CUA with 1 year follow up. METHODS A retrospective case series of 6 consecutive patients from Manitoba, Canada who met predefined diagnostic… CONTINUE READING