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59 Possible Causes for Acute Kidney Failure, Decreased Skin Turgor

  • Dehydration

    These include: thirst, restless or irritable behaviour, decreased skin turgor, dry mucous membranes, sunken eyes, sunken fontanelle (in infants), and absence of tears when[] Dehydration also often causes the kidneys to work less well, and in severe cases may even cause acute kidney failure.[] A decrease in skin turgor is a late sign of dehydration. Causes You can become dehydrated if you lose too much fluid, do not drink enough water or fluids, or both.[]

  • Cholera

    Signs of dehydration and electrolyte imbalance soon occur and include sunken eyes, lethargy, dry mouth, decreased skin turgor, wrinkled hands and feet and cold clammy skin[]

  • Rhabdomyolysis

    Physical examination may reveal signs of dehydration, such as decreased skin turgor, delayed capillary refill and dry mucous membranes.[] Acute renal failure in many people when treated will reduce the risk for permanent kidney damage.[] Kidney failure should also be treated. The outcome depends on the amount of kidney damage . Acute kidney failure occurs in many people.[]

  • Diffuse Scleroderma

    Kidney disease [ edit ] Scleroderma renal crisis, the occurrence of acute renal failure and malignant hypertension (very high blood pressure with evidence of organ damage)[] Symptoms of scleroderma renal crisis are malignant hypertension (high blood pressure with evidence of acute organ damage), hyperreninemia (high renin levels), azotemia (kidney[] failure with accumulation of waste products in the blood) and microangiopathic hemolytic anemia (destruction of red blood cells). [13] Apart from the high blood pressure,[]

  • Escherichia Coli Infection

    kidney failure in infants and young children.[] […] tissue death) and perforation without progressing to hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) —a complication of E. coli infection that is now recognized as the most common cause of acute[]

  • Shigella Infection

    skin tension (turgor).[] kidney failure.[] Individual may have signs of dehydration including orthostatic blood pressure (blood pressure that changes with body position changes), dry mucous membranes, sunken eyes, and decreased[]

  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis

    Following physical examination, there is often clinical evidence of dehydration such as decreased skin turgor and presence of a dry mouth.[] Acute kidney failure Severe dehydration can cause your kidneys to stop working (acute kidney failure ).[] skin turgor ketone breath hypothermia peripheral cyanosis hypotension tachycardia reduced intra-ocular pressure confusion coma (severe cases) Investigations Management Don't[]

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Furthermore, whilst the guidelines indicate that signs of severe dehydration (sunken eyes and decreased skin turgor) in SAM are unreliable markers of hydration status (and[] […] a lot of alcohol having major surgery kidney failure liver failure respiratory failure Some people with acute gastritis do not have any symptoms.[] failure systemic stress being on a breathing machine or respirator Factors that increase your risk of acute gastritis include: taking NSAIDs taking corticosteroids drinking[]

  • Vibrio Cholerae O139

    skin turgor, sunken eyes, hypotension , weak or absent radial pulse , tachycardia , tachypnea , hoarse voice, oliguria , cramps, renal failure , seizures , somnolence , coma[] […] diarrhea (a grey and cloudy liquid), occasional vomiting , and abdominal cramps. [1] [4] Dehydration ensues, with symptoms and signs such as thirst, dry mucous membranes, decreased[]

  • Metabolic Encephalopathy

    On general examination the only feature of note was dryness of the mucous membranes, decreased skin turgor, and myoedema (a bulging of subcutaneous and muscle tissue on percussion[] […] organ dysfunction 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Use Additional code to identify specific acute organ dysfunction, such as: acute kidney failure ( N17.- ) acute[] Uremic encephalopathy Acute or chronic kidney failure can lead to uremic encephalopathy.[]

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