A rare cause of acute post renal failure: Retroperitoneal fibrosis

  • Kamil Gokhan Seker Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Mithat Eksi Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Yunus Colakoglu Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Mustafa Gürkan Yenice Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Fatih Gokhan Akbay Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Volkan Tugcu Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Abdulmuttalip Simsek | simsek76@yahoo.com Bakirkoy Sadi Konuk Research and Training Hospital, Department of Urology, Istanbul, Turkey.

Abstract

Retroperitoneal fibrosis is an inflammatory process which may cause acute renal failure. In patients who admitted to emergency services with obstructive uropathy, retroperitoneal fibrosis should be considered in the differential diagnosis. We present our ten cases who admitted to emergency department with obstructive acute renal failure related to retroperitoneal fibrosis.

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2017-12-31
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Original Papers - Stones and Infections
Keywords:
Retroperitoneal fibrosis, Postrenal acute renal failure, Obstructive uropathy
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Seker, K. G., Eksi, M., Colakoglu, Y., Yenice, M. G., Akbay, F. G., Tugcu, V., & Simsek, A. (2017). A rare cause of acute post renal failure: Retroperitoneal fibrosis. Archivio Italiano Di Urologia E Andrologia, 89(4), 301-304. https://doi.org/10.4081/aiua.2017.4.301

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