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Case 2

What was the cause of the prerenal abnormality in this case? ______________________

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Summary Introduction

To review:

The reason for the development of prerenal abnormality in the given case.

Introduction:

An unconscious firefighter suffered from several second and third degree burns. The burns caused fluid sequestration. This resulted in hypovolemia, which decreases blood flow to the kidneys. A sharp reduction in the urine output and a low cardiac output have been observed.

Explanation

Given information:

Please refer to Clinical Application Case-2.

The prerenal condition in this case is caused by the fluid sequestration due to the burn, which eventually led to hypovolemia. Hypovolemia is a condition in which the blood volume is depleted, leading to decreased bl...

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