Kidney Diseases
Acute kidney injury (AKI)• a rapid loss of kidney functionCauses• Prerenal   Volume depletion   Hypotension   Cardiovascul...
Urinary tract infection(UTI)• A bacterial infection that affects any part of the  urinary tractSymptoms:• frequent feeling...
Renal cell carcinoma• A kidney disease that originates in the lining of  the proximal convoluted tubule (very small tubes ...
Nephrotic syndrome• a nonspecific disorder in which the kidneys are damaged,   causing them to leak large amounts of prote...
Symptoms• Nausea, vomiting• Dehydration• Confusion• Hypertension
Urinary retention   a lack of ability to urinate or the inability to empty     the bladderSymptoms• Urinate frequently• Yo...
Kidney disease
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Kidney disease

282

Published on

4/7 ppt for the test tom

Published in: Health & Medicine, Lifestyle
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
282
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
7
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Kidney disease

  1. 1. Kidney Diseases
  2. 2. Acute kidney injury (AKI)• a rapid loss of kidney functionCauses• Prerenal Volume depletion Hypotension Cardiovascular• Postrenal Calculus Blood clot Papillary necrosis Urethral stricture malignancy
  3. 3. Urinary tract infection(UTI)• A bacterial infection that affects any part of the urinary tractSymptoms:• frequent feeling and/or need to urinate• pain during urination• cloudy urineUrinary tract infection can be treated with antibiotics
  4. 4. Renal cell carcinoma• A kidney disease that originates in the lining of the proximal convoluted tubule (very small tubes in the kidney that filter the blood and remove waste products)Symptoms• abnormal urine color (dark, rusty, or brown)• loin pain• abdominal mass• recurrent fevers• chronic fatigue• cold intolerance• back pain
  5. 5. Nephrotic syndrome• a nonspecific disorder in which the kidneys are damaged, causing them to leak large amounts of protein from the blood into the urineSymptoms• Foam in the toilet water, which may be caused by excess protein in your urine• Weight gain due to excess fluid retention• Swelling around your eyes and in your ankles and feetTreatment• Medicines• care for other conditions• changes in diet
  6. 6. Symptoms• Nausea, vomiting• Dehydration• Confusion• Hypertension
  7. 7. Urinary retention a lack of ability to urinate or the inability to empty the bladderSymptoms• Urinate frequently• You may feel an urgent need to urinate but have little success when you get to the toilet• you may feel you still have to go after youve finished urinating
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×