Peripartum Acute Renal Failure.


avatar MM Sagheb * , +

how to cite: Sagheb M. Peripartum Acute Renal Failure.. Shiraz E-Med J.9(1): 45-54.


Acute renal failure is a rare challenging medical complication during pregnancy. Despite decreasing incidence mortality and morbidity of acute renal failure asso- ciate with pregnancy remains high. Management requires knowledge of the renal physiologic changes occurring in pregnancy and the relevant diagnoses, both pregnancy-specific and those that may coincidentally occur with pregnancy. Ideal medical care of this patients need a multidisciplinary approach considering maternal and fetal complication and timely specialist involvement.

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