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Acute Renal Failure

  • J. Besso
  • G. Blanco
  • R. Gonzalez

Abstract

The kidney is an organ that primarily regulates volume and composition of the internal fluid environment; its excretory function is incidental to their regulatory function. In renal failure, this regulatory function is impaired.

Keywords

Acute Renal Failure Renal Replacement Therapy Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy Acute Tubular Necrosis Acute Kidney Injury Network 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Besso
    • 1
  • G. Blanco
    • 1
  • R. Gonzalez
    • 1
  1. 1.Intensive Care UnitHospital Centro Medico de CaracasCaracasVenezuela

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