Treatment should be selected based on the grade of kidney dysfunction. In deciding on conservative therapy, hydration must be controlled. Hydration is normalized according to the presence or absence of overhydration and dehydration, although dehydration is rare. When oliguria, hyperpotassemia, and uremia are observed (21% of the patients), dialysis therapy should be considered according to the indication for dialysis therapy in acute tubular necrosis.


Public Health Emergency Medicine Conservative Therapy Treatment Treatment Acute Tubular Necrosis 

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