Acute Kidney Injury - Classification
Prerenal:
 • Dehydration
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Acute Kidney Injury - Classification
Prerenal:
 • Dehydration
 • Heart failure (a.k.a. cardiorenal syndrome)
 • Liver failure (a.k.a. hepatorenal syndrome)
Intrarenal:
 • Intrinsic renovascular disease
     - Hypertensive emergency
     - Small vessel vasculitis
     - TTP/HUS
 • Glomerular disease - Post-infectious glomerulonephritis
 • Tubulointerstitial disease
     - Acute tubular necrosis (causes: sepsis, meds, contrast, rhabdo, prolonged prerenal AKI)
     - Acute interstitial nephritis (AIN)
Postrenal:
 • Ureteral obstruction (usually requires bilateral obstruction)
 • Neurogenic bladder
 • Urinary tract infection
 • Medications
 • Benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH)

- Dr. Eric Strong @DrEricStrong - Strong Medicine https://www.youtube.com/c/EricsMedicalLectures/

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