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ADH

antidiuretic hormone-vasopressin

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AKI

acute kidney (renal) injury

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BUN

blood urea nitrogen

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CKD

chronic kidney disease-a condition during which serum creatinine and BUN levels rise, which may result in impairment of all body systems

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CRF

chronic renal failure-progressive loss of kidney function

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C&S

culture and sensitivity testing-to determine antibiotic effectiveness against bacteria grown from a patient's urine specimen

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IVP

intravenous pyelogram

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RP

retrograde pyelography

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UTI

urinary tract infection