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Malignant hypertension complicated by acute renal failure.
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PMID:  21686456     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Malignant hypertension is closely associated with impairment of multiple organs, and renal dysfunction remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with malignant hypertension. The renal histopathological changes usually indicate malignant arteriolar nephrosclerosis (MANS) that is characterised by fibrinoid necrosis in small arteries. However, renal biopsies were not taken routinely in previous reports. We report an educational case of malignant hypertension caused by MANS leading to thrombotic microangiopathy (TMA).
Xiao Li; Wen Zhang; Hong Ren; Xiaoxia Pan; Nan Chen
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2009-06-15
Journal Detail:
Title:  BMJ case reports     Volume:  2009     ISSN:  1757-790X     ISO Abbreviation:  BMJ Case Rep     Publication Date:  2009  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-06-20     Completed Date:  2011-11-10     Revised Date:  2013-04-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101526291     Medline TA:  BMJ Case Rep     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Ruijin Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Department of Nephrology, 197 Ruijin Er Road, Shanghai, 200025, China.
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