Renal

Renal

Acute Kidney Injury

Acute Kidney Injury

Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) – An Acute drop in renal function.
ByYannika Johnson3 min read
Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) – Chronic reduction in renal function (over 3 months).
ByYannika Johnson3 min read
Hypercalcaemia

Hypercalcaemia

Hypercalcaemia – Calcium blood serum levels higher than 2.6 mmol/L
Hyperkalaemia

Hyperkalaemia

Hyperkalaemia – A high serum potassium K+ >5.5mmol/L
ByKate Matthews3 min read
Hypermagnesaemia

Hypermagnesaemia

Hypermagnesaemia – Electrolyte disturbance characterised by high serum magnesium levels.
ByEmily Hay1 min read
Hypernatremia

Hypernatremia

Hypernatremia – Elevated levels of serum sodium concentration.
BySusiksha Basnet1 min read
Hypocalcaemia

Hypocalcaemia

Hypocalcaemia – Calcium blood serum level lower than 2.12 mmol/L
Hypokalaemia

Hypokalaemia

Hypokalaemia – A low serum potassium of <3.5mmol/L
ByKate Matthews2 min read
Hypomagnesaemia

Hypomagnesaemia

Hypomagnesaemia – Electrolyte disturbance caused by low serum magnesium levels.
ByEmily Hay1 min read
Hyponatremia

Hyponatremia

Hyponatremia – Decreased levels of sodium concentration in the blood.
BySusiksha Basnet2 min read
Nephritic Syndrome

Nephritic Syndrome

Nephritic Syndrome – A syndrome consisting of symptoms related to inflammation of the glomeruli
ByYannika Johnson2 min read
Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome – A syndrome consisting of symptoms related to damage to the kidney
ByYannika Johnson2 min read

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