crush kidney


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crush kid·ney

acute oliguric renal failure following crushing injuries of muscle; kidneys show the changes of hypoxic tubular damage, as well as pigment casts in renal tubules that contain myoglobin.
See also: crush syndrome.
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Patient 3 was an 80-year-old male (92 kg, 185 cm) with rhabdomyolysis and crush kidneys following multiple trauma (bilirubin 47.9 [micro]mol [l.sup.-1]).