renal failure


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n renal failure inability of the kidneys to excrete wastes and to help maintain the electrolyte balance
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In news:

WOONSOCKET- Therese (Forand) Corbeille , 80, a life-long Rhode Islander, passed away peacefully on September 22nd due to complications associated with renal failure at Mt St. Francis/Trinity Health Center in Woonsocket, RI.
After living most of her life with diabetes, Paula Dumas of Gardnerville is in stage 5 renal failure.
Alfred Kumalo, a South African photographer whose work chronicled the brutalities of apartheid and the rise of Nelson Mandela, died of renal failure in a Johannesburg hospital on Sunday night, the ruling party said Monday.
Krista Anderson Doty , 36, a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, passed away September 15, 2011, in Aurora, CO of renal failure.
Accumulation of germanium in the tissues of a long-term user of germanium preparation who died of acute renal failure.
A 75-year-old woman with chronic renal failure presented with worsening renal function and shortness of breath during the past 9 months.
In December, 2006, a 65-year-old Japanese man with chronic renal failure was referred to our hospital for the assessment of a large retroperitoneal mass.
The US Food and Drug Administration approved axitinib tablets (Inlyta, Pfizer, Inc.) for the treatment of advanced renal cell carcinoma after failure of one prior systemic therapy.
Reclast Linked to Acute Renal Failure, Deaths in At-risk Patients.
Child donates kidney to save 69-year-old family patriarch suffering from renal failure.
Vet with renal failure seeks military medical retirement.
Cocaine-induced rhabdomyolysis with secondary acute renal failure.
The patient's medical conditions were initially diagnosed as renal disease in 1997 that continued to deteriorate to complete renal failure by 2000.
Patients diagnosed with end stage renal disease, or kidney failure, must access dialysis care in order to clean their blood of waste products and toxins.
End-stage renal failure and other medical complications have left Cynthia Lewis unable to work, and while she waits to be approved for disability payments she's having trouble paying the bills.

In science:

Marckmann, High prevalence of nephrogenic systemic ļ¬brosis in chronic renal failure patients exposed to gadodiamide, a gadolinium-containing magnetic resonance contrast agent, Investigative radiology 43 (2008), no. 2, 141.
A Quantum Mechanical Review of Magnetic Resonance Imaging