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What exactly is acute phosphate nephropathy?

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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: Phosphorus toxicity

Acute kidney injury or acute renal failure caused by high phosphate either with phosphate enema for colonoscopy or other reasons.
Can form phosphate crystals in kidney.

In brief: Phosphorus toxicity

Acute kidney injury or acute renal failure caused by high phosphate either with phosphate enema for colonoscopy or other reasons.
Can form phosphate crystals in kidney.
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Acute phos neph

This is an acute kidney injury following phosphate laxative, such as FLEETS; the phosphate blood concentration rises very high and crystallizes along blood vessels and in kidney - causing acute inflammation and acute injury -

In brief: Acute phos neph

This is an acute kidney injury following phosphate laxative, such as FLEETS; the phosphate blood concentration rises very high and crystallizes along blood vessels and in kidney - causing acute inflammation and acute injury -
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
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Dr. Rakesh Lattupalli
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Phosphate deposits

Phosphate deposits in kidney.
May be seen after high phosphoous loads from enema preparations especially if you have renal insufficiency.

In brief: Phosphate deposits

Phosphate deposits in kidney.
May be seen after high phosphoous loads from enema preparations especially if you have renal insufficiency.
Dr. Rakesh Lattupalli
Dr. Rakesh Lattupalli
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