Uveitis and Acute Interstitial Nephritis: What to Expect

Villalba, Noel Lorenzo and Marrero Robayna, Silvia and Medina, Davinia Ramírez and Moreno Casas, Sara and Rodriguez Perez, Jose Carlos (2014) Uveitis and Acute Interstitial Nephritis: What to Expect. European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 1 (1). pp. 1-4. ISSN 2284-2594

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A 46-year-old female patient presenting with acute interstitial nephritis and anterior uveitis was admitted. The renal biopsy disclosed the presence of interstitial nephritis, confirming the clinical diagnosis of tubulointerstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU) syndrome. Treatment with oral steroids was started, with prompt improvement of symptoms and laboratory abnormalities.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: TINU syndrome, acute interstitial nephritis, anterior uveitis
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 616 Malattie (classificare qui la Clinica medica, la medicina basata sull'evidenza, la Medicina interna, la Medicina sperimentale) > 616.3 Malattie del sistema digerente
Depositing User: Chiara D'Arpa
Date Deposited: 07 Sep 2016 15:24
Last Modified: 07 Sep 2016 15:24
URI: http://eprints.bice.rm.cnr.it/id/eprint/14947

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