Wasp sting-induced acute kidney injury.

  title={Wasp sting-induced acute kidney injury.},
  author={Jeyachandran Dhanapriya and Thanigachalam Dineshkumar and Ramanathan Sakthirajan and Palaniselvam Shankar and Natarajan Gopalakrishnan and Thoppalan Balasubramaniyan},
  journal={Clinical kidney journal},
  volume={9 2},
BACKGROUND Wasp stings are a common form of envenomation in tropical countries, especially in farmers. The aim of this study was to document the clinical presentation, treatment and outcomes of patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) due to multiple wasp stings in a tertiary care hospital. METHODS We conducted a retrospective observational study of patients with multiple wasp stings and AKI at the Department of Nephrology between July 2011 and August 2015. The clinical features, laboratory… CONTINUE READING
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