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Urological emergencies 

Urological emergencies
Urological emergencies

Spence Roy A.J.

, and Johnston Patrick G.

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date: 02 December 2020

Acute renal failure 268

Priapism 274

Acute renal failure (ARF) may cause sudden, life-threatening biochemical disturbances and is therefore a medical emergency.

Acute uraemia can conveniently be classified as:


impaired perfusion of the kidneys


obstructive uropathy



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