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1

congenital

horseshoe kidney, renal agenesis, dysplastic kidney, PKD, medullary cystic kidney disease

2

acute renal failure

acute, severe decrease in renal function (days); hallmark = azotemia (increased BUN and Cr) often with oliguria

pre-renal
post-renal
intra-renal

3

pre-renal ARF

decreased blood flow to kidneys...no immediate damage to kidneys

BUN:Cr >15

4

intra-renal ARF

direct injury to some aspect of renal tissue; can be permanent or reversible damage

5

post-renal ARF

obstruction of urine outflow; typically reversible