myoglobinuric acute renal failure

myoglobinuric acute renal failure

Renal failure which follows the blockage of renal tubules with myoglobin, which may occur in a background of heroin overdose, phencyclidine (PCP) overdose, cardioversion, crush injury or rhabdomyolysis caused by various drugs—e.g., lovastatin, cyclosporine.
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The effect of hyperbaric oxygen therapy on rhabdomyolysis-induced myoglobinuric acute renal failure in rats.
* Glycerol-induced myoglobinuric acute renal failure is the most employed model to study this type of kidney injury.
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Effects of exogenous melatonin on myoglobinuric acute renal failure in the rats.
Case report: polymyositis-induced myoglobinuric acute renal failure. Am J Med Sci 1996;312:85-7.
Recurrent rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuric acute renal failure in a patient with polymyositis.
Bredl, "The influence of mannitol on myoglobinuric acute renal failure: functional, biochemical, and morphological assessments," Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, vol.
Myoglobinuric acute renal failure in phencyclidine overdose: report of observations in eight cases.
Rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuric acute renal failure associated with classic heat stroke.