Neurological Complications of the Uremic Syndrome

  • P. Cappelli
  • B. Di Paolo
  • A. Albertazzi
Part of the Topics in Renal Medicine book series (TIRM, volume 7)


Neurological abnormalities specifically related to uremia occur constantly in chronic renal failure (CRF), although they do not become clinically well defined until late in the course of the uremic syndrome. These abnormalities can affect the central (encephalopathy) or peripheral (polyneuropathy) nervous system or both.


Chronic Renal Failure Uremic Patient Uremic Toxin Peripheral Nerve Function Chronic Uremia 
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  • B. Di Paolo
  • A. Albertazzi

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