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Alternate Names : Acute Renal Insufficiency
Renal Failure | Symptoms & Signs | Diagnosis & Tests | Prevention & Expectations | Treatment & Monitoring
Diagnosis of acute renal failure begins with a medical history
and physical exam. The doctor may order blood tests and urine studies.
imaging of the kidneys can help pinpoint the cause of the disorder.
Renal Failure: Symptoms & Signs
Renal Failure: Prevention & Expectations
Author: Bill Harrison, MD Reviewer: Sandy Keefe, RN, MSN Date Reviewed: 08/22/01