Unformatted text preview: symptoms of acute kidney failure. If dialysis is necessary, it usually is required for only a short time. Prognosis Prognosis for interstitial nephritis is good. Most cases are short-term disorders that rarely have complications. In very rare cases, it can cause permanent damage which leads to Chronic Renal Failure. Prevention In many cases, this condition cannot be prevented. Avoiding or reducing your use of medications that can cause this condition may help reduce risk. Once an offending drug has been identified it should be removed from the patients prescription, avoided in future and replaced with a different agent that exerts a similar therapeutic effect without causing the condition....
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, Interstitial nephritis