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Unformatted text preview: isease Malnutrition Infections and Immune problems Endocrine Abnormalities Malignancy – Primary liver, Thyroid, Lymphomas • Psychiatric problems CAUSES OF ANAEMIA IN CAUSES OF ANAEMIA IN CKD • • • • • • Reduction in circulating Erythropoietin Erythropoietin resistance Iron deficiency Inadequate dialysis Aluminium toxicity ( Earlier ) Marrow fibrosis due to IIry hyperparathyroidism • Infection / Inflammation • Rx with ACE inhibitors RENAL OSTEODYSTROPHY RENAL OSTEODYSTROPHY • Nephron loss – Reduced GFR – PO4 retention • Nephron loss – Reduced 1,25 DHCC – osteomalacia • Skeletal PTH resistance...
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This note was uploaded on 08/13/2012 for the course RENAL 34 taught by Professor Profsuneth during the Spring '12 term at University of Peradeniya.

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