Diseases of the renal system

S. R. Prabhu

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Abstract

This chapter deals with renal diseases. Beginning with common symptoms and investigations used in nephrology, the chapter discusses individual renal diseases and disorders such as renal calculi, urinary tract infections, nephritic syndrome and renal failure. Each disease entity starts with the definition or description followed by its causes, symptoms, signs, investigations employed and principles of management. Where relevant, the oral and dental aspects of renal diseases are also described.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice
Subtitle of host publicationA System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations
PublisherNova Science Publishers Inc
Pages145-149
Number of pages5
ISBN (Electronic)9781634630283
ISBN (Print)9781634630061
Publication statusPublished - 01-10-2014
Externally publishedYes

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)

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Prabhu, S. R. (2014). Diseases of the renal system. In Lecture Notes on General Medicine for Dental Practice: A System Based approach with Dental Management Considerations (pp. 145-149). Nova Science Publishers Inc.