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Interstitial nephritis

Interstitial nephritis: Introduction

Interstitial nephritis: Inflammation of the kidney cells that are not part of the fluid-collecting units, a condition that can lead to acute ... more about Interstitial nephritis.

Interstitial nephritis: A condition which is characterized by disease of the renal interstitial tissue. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Interstitial nephritis is available below.

Symptoms of Interstitial nephritis

Treatments for Interstitial nephritis

  • Treatment of interstitial nephritis is dependant upon the underlying cause of the kidney damage, the severity of the kidney damage, the age of the patient, and any other health problems that the patient might have. Treatments include:
    • Treatment of underlying cause - including cessation of causative agents, and management of autoimmune diseases
    • Close observation - cessation of the causative agent may result in resolution of renal disease
    • Corticosteroid therapy - may have a role in the acute setting
    • Ensure adequate hydration
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Interstitial nephritis: Complications

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Causes of Interstitial nephritis

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Interstitial nephritis: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Interstitial nephritis

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Interstitial nephritis

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Clinical Trials for Interstitial nephritis

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Article Excerpts about Interstitial nephritis

Inflammation of the kidney cells that are not part of the fluid-collecting units, a condition that can lead to acute renal failure or chronic renal failure . (Source: excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK)

Definitions of Interstitial nephritis:

Diffuse or local inflammation and edema of the interstitial tissue of the kidney, including the tubules. - (Source - Diseases Database)

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More information about Interstitial nephritis

  1. Interstitial nephritis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications
 

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