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define CrCl

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define eGFR

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define acute kidney injury

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define CKD

–CKD is defined as the occurrence of kidney damage (Hematuria or proteinuria) and/or reduced kidney function (<60ml/min/1.73m2) that lasts for three months or more.

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define oliguria

–Reduced urine production (50-500 mL/24 hours)

 

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define anuria

–Less than 50 ml/24 hours

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define uremia

–Accumulation in the blood of constituents normally eliminated in the urine that produces a severe toxic condition and usually occurs in severe kidney disease

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define azotemia

–Higher than normal blood level of urea and/or other nitrogen containing compounds (e.g. creatinine) No symptoms

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–What are the differences between Creatinine Clearance by (CG) and estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) reported by the labs? advanatges

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–What are the differences between Creatinine Clearance by (CG) and estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate ( eGFR) reported by the labs? disadvantage

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