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Disorders of the kidney and urinary tract 

Disorders of the kidney and urinary tract
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    1. 21.1 Structure and functions of the kidney [link]

      J. David Williams and A.O. Phillips

    2. 21.2 Electrolyte disorders

      1. 21.2.1 Disorders of water and sodium homeostasis [link]

        Steven G. Achinger and Juan Carlos Ayus

      2. 21.2.2 Disorders of potassium homeostasis [link]

        John D. Firth

    3. 21.3 Clinical presentation of renal disease [link]

      Richard E. Fielding and Ken Farrington

    4. 21.4 Clinical investigation of renal disease [link]

      A. Davenport

    5. 21.5 Acute kidney injury [link]

      John D. Firth

    6. 21.6 Chronic kidney disease [link]

      Eberhard Ritz, Tilman B. Drüeke, and John D. Firth

    7. 21.7 Renal replacement therapy [link]

      1. 21.7.1 Haemodialysis [link]

        Ken Farrington and Roger Greenword

      2. 21.7.2 Peritoneal dialysis [link]

        Simon Davies

      3. 21.7.3 Renal transplantation [link]

        P. Sweny

    8. 21.8 Glomerular diseases [link]

      1. 21.8.1 Immunoglobulin A nephropathy and Henoch–Schönlein purpura [link]

        Jonathan Barratt and John Feehally

      2. 21.8.2 Thin membrane neohropathy [link]

        Peter Topham and John Feehally

      3. 21.8.3 Minimal-change nephropathy and focal segmental glomerulosclerosis [link]

        Dwomoa Adu

      4. 21.8.4 Membranous nephropathy [link]

        Dwomoa Adu

      5. 21.8.5 Proliferative glomerulonephritis [link]

        Peter W. Mathieson

      6. 21.8.6 Mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis [link]

        Peter W. Mathieson

      7. 21.8.7 Antiglomerular basement membrane disease [link]

        Jeremy Levy and Charles Pusey

    9. 21.9 Tubulointerstitial diseases [link]

      1. 21.9.1 Acute interstitial nephritis [link]

        Simon D. Roger

      2. 21.9.2 Chronic tubulointerstitial nephritis [link]

        Mare E. De Broe, Patrick C. D’Haese, and Monique M. Elseviers

    10. 21.10 The kidney in systematic disease [link]

      1. 21.10.1 Diabetes mellitus and the kidney [link]

        Rudolf Bilous

      2. 21.10.2 The kidney in systematic vasculitis [link]

        David Jayne

      3. 21.10.3 The kidney in rheumatological disorders [link]

        Wai Y. Tse and Dwomoa Adu

      4. 21.10.4 Renal involvement in plasma cell dyscrasias, immunoglobulin-based amyloidoses, and fi brillary glomerulopathies, lymphomas, and leukaemias [link]

        P. Ronco, F. Bridoux, and G. Touchard

      5. 21.10.5 Haemolytic uraemic syndrome [link]

        Paul Warwicker and Timothy H.J. Goodship

      6. 21.10.6 Sickle-cell disease and the kidney [link]

        G.R. Serjeant

      7. 21.10.7 Infection-associated nephropathies [link]

        A. Neil Turner

      8. 21.10.8 Malignancy-associated renal disease [link]

        A. Neil Turner

      9. 21.10.9 Atherosclerotic renovascular disease [link]

        P.A. Kalra and John D. Firth

    11. 21.11 Renal diseases in the tropics [link]

      Vivekanand Jha

    12. 21.12 Renal involvement in genetic disease [link]

      D. Joly and J.P. Grünfeld

    13. 21.13 Urinary tract infection [link]

      Charles Tomson and Alison Armitage

    14. 21.14 Disorders of renal calcium handling, urinary stones, and nephrocalcinosis [link]

      Elaine M. Worcester, Andrew P. Evan, and Fredric L. Coe

    15. 21.15 The renal tubular acidoses [link]

      Fiona E. Karet

    16. 21.16 Disorders of tubular electrolyte handling [link]

      Nine V.A.M. Knoers and Elena N. Levtchenko

    17. 21.17 Urinary tract obstruction [link]

      Muhammad M. Yaqoob and Islam Junaid

    18. 21.18 Malignant diseases of the urinary tract [link]

      David Neal

    19. 21.19 Drugs and the kidney [link]

      Aine Burns and Caroline Ashley