Drugs, Systemic Diseases, and the Kidney

Drugs, Systemic Diseases, and the Kidney

by Alberto Amerio (Editor)

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781468489552
Publisher: Springer US
Publication date: 12/22/2012
Series: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology , #252
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1989
Pages: 405
Product dimensions: 7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Kidney in Systemic Abnormalities and Dieases.- Lupus Nephritis: Pathogenesis, Course and Management.- Prognostic Determinants in Lupus Nephritis.- Thrombotic Microangiopathy in Lupus Nephritis.- Vasculitis and the Kidney.- Mixed Connective Tissue Disease and Renal Disease.- Atheroembolic Renal Disease: Clinico–Pathologic Correlations.- Renal Involvement in Tuberous Sclerosis.- Severe Renal Involvement in Primary Sjogren’s Syndrome.- IgA Nephropathy in Systemic Diseases.- Diabetic Nephropathy: New Pathogenetic Aspects.- Uric Acid and Kidney.- Pre–Eclampsia as A Multi–System Disease.- Electrolyte Disturbances and the Kidney.- Electrolyte Abnormalities in Cancer.- Hypercalcemia and the Kidney.- Hypokalemia.- Infection and the kidney.- The Renal Response to Infection.- Renal Involvement in Hantavirus Disease.- Glomerular Lesions and Opportunistic Infections of the Kidney In Aids: An autopsy study of 47 cases.- Drugs–Induced Nephropathies.- Selected Aspects of Drug Use in Renal Failure.- The Analgesic Agents and Renal Disease.- Lithium Induced Polyuria and Polydipsia.- Aminoglycoside Nephrotoxicity: Mechanism and Prevention.- The Natural Course of Gold and Penicillamine Nephropathy: A Longterm Study of 54 Patients.- Effects of Contrast Media on Renal Hemodynamics and Tubular Function: Comparison Between Diatrizoate and Iopamidol.- Nephrotoxicity of Fumaric Acid Monoethylester (FA ME).- Cyclosporin and Renal Injury.- Cyclosporin A and Drug Interaction.- Magnesium after Renal Transplantation – Comparison between Cyclosporine A and Conventional Immunosuppression.- A Case of Relapsing Renal Micropolyarteritis: A Possible Association with Assumption of Non Steroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs (NSAID).- Randomized Multi Center Study Comparing Nephrotoxicity of Ceftazidime Versus The Combination of Piperacillin and Netilmicin with and without Furosemide.- Mechanism of the Mitochondrial Respiratory Toxicity of Cephalosporin Antibiotics.- Drugs–Induced Renal Diseases: Personal Contribution.- The Effect of Parathyroid Hormone on Cisplatin Nephrotoxicity.- Effect of Antihypertensive Agents on Renal Function and on Sodium-Volume Status.- Miscellaneous Topics.- Characterization of Bilateral Renal Response to Atrial Natriuretic Peptide in 2-Kidney, 1 Clip Hypertensive Rats.- The Effects of Hydrocortisone on the Mesonephros Proximal Tubule Cells.- Oxalate Deposits in the Kidney of 5/6 Nephrectomised Rats Supplemented by Large Doses of Vitamin C.- Effects of Canrenone on Na+, K+ ATPase Activity, Arterial Pressure and Plasma Potassium Concentration in Uremic Hemodialyzed Patients.- Renal Excretion of Arginine–Vasopressin in Microalbuminuric Diabetic Patients.- CAVH in Myorenal Syndrome.- Effect of Imidazole 2-Hydroxybenzoate on Erythrocyte Charge: A Possible Explanation of Its Hypoalbuminuric Action.

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