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Acute renal failure in the elderly

Acute renal failure (ARF) refers to the sudden loss of renal function caused by various reasons, which may be reversed if properly treated. In recent years, with the continuous progress of dialysis, intravenous hypernutrition, antibiotics and other medical technologies, the treatment of ARF has been significantly improved. However, the mortality rate is still as high as 50% ~ 70%. One of the main reasons may be the elderly patients in ARF. The proportion of patients increased and the number of elderly patients undergoing complex surgery increased. Studies have shown that among the elderly with multiple organ failure, the mortality of those with renal failure is significantly higher. Therefore, in recent years, ARF of the elderly has attracted more and more attention.

Symptoms

Chronic renal failure of the elderly

Senile chronic pyelonephritis

Urinary calculi in the elderly

Elderly renal cell carcinoma

Senile urinary incontinence

Senile nephrotic syndrome

Acute glomerulonephritis after streptococcal infection

Benign prostatic hyperplasia of the elderly

Diabetic nephropathy in the elderly

benign prostatic hyperplasia

Benign arteriolar nephrosclerosis caused by essential hypertension in the elderly

Renal damage in rheumatoid arthritis

Phosphatidylcholine cholesterol acyltransferase deficiency

Renal damage in rheumatoid arthritis

Cryoglobulinemia and renal damage

Sickle cell nephropathy

Bromopermethrin poisoning

Subacute combined degeneration of spinal cord in the elderly

Lafora's disease

Diabetic peripheral neuropathy in the elderly

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