Renal Failure Quizzes & Trivia

Your kidneys are some of the most vital organs in the human body and are responsible for filtering your blood in order to remove wastes and extra water from it, in order to produce urine. Renal failure occurs when the kidneys...

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    Agents that damage the kidney tissue are called:

Choose the letter of the correct answer. Goodluck! :-)

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    For a male client in the oliguric phase of acute renal failure (ARF), which nursing intervention is most important?  

Test your basic knowledge on chronic renal failure

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    Which of the followings are manifestations of the uremic state?

Acute kidney failure is a condition that means that the kidneys do not filter out waste in the blood as expected and is extremely fatal within hours or days. Do you believe you have covered the system in detail and are now...

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    Check the underlying causes of renal failure:

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    Uremia is symptomatic renal failure accompanied by products of protein metabolism. Azotemia is a LABORATORY diagnosis in which nitrogenous wastes such as BUN and Cr accumulate in the setting or renal insufficiency.

Renal Failure Questions & Answers

Which failure is caused by obstruction of urine flow (urethral obstruction by enlarged prostate or tumor; ureteral or kidney pelvis obstruction by calculi)?
Post renal failure. Involves mechanical obstruction of urinary outflow.Most common causes: BPH,PC,calculi,trauma and external tumors
Which one the following failures is caused by obstruction of urine flow?
Postrenal, usually due to kidney stones, BPH and Cancers. bun/scr ratio is 15:1, negative proteinuria.
________ is the most frequent complication during hemodialysis.
Low blood pressure (hypotension) NOT hypertension. This is the most common complication of hemodialysis.
Which nursing intervention is most important, for a male client in the oliguric phase of acute renal failure (ARF)?  
Option C - Limiting fluid intake. A client in oliguric phase of acute renal failure (ARF) already has low urine output. Fluid intake will increase the overall volume of fluid in the body and this may cause many complications in the body like pulmonar