Renal Papillary Necrosis

  • Farid S. Haddad Urology Section Carl T. Hayden Veterans Administration Medical Center Phoenix, Arizona Curator of the Sami I. Haddad Memorial Library, Paradise Valley, Arizona, United States
Keywords: Papillary necrosis, kidney, analgesic abuse

Abstract

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5915/23-2-15085

The symptoms of renal papillary necrosis may mimick those of ureteral lithiasis. A case report is presented with a discussion on etiology, clinical course, reontgenology, and pathology of the condition.

Author Biography

Farid S. Haddad, Urology Section Carl T. Hayden Veterans Administration Medical Center Phoenix, Arizona Curator of the Sami I. Haddad Memorial Library, Paradise Valley, Arizona, United States

M.D.

Urology Section
Carl T. Hayden Veterans Administration
Medical Center
Phoenix, Arizona

Published
1991-04-01
Section
Case Reports