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If a patient has an obstruction, you have _______ before the distal nephrons are irreversibly damaged.
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one week
Above the level of kidneys...
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Prerenal
Enlargement and fibrosis of the distal nephron will occur within _______ of an obstruction.
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one week
_______ stones are the most common, accounting for over 75% stones.
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Calcium
Pyelonephritis is an infection in the _______.
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upper urinary tract (kidneys)
Bilateral obstruction, at bladder outlet or both ureters results in _______ failure.
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Post renal
_______ stones affect men and women equally and are a result of _______.
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Cystine; genetic disorder
How are resistant UTI's treated?
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Macrobid and Fluoroquinolones
Struvite stones develop when urine pH is _______.
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alkaline
Bladder cancer grows _______ and metastasizes _______.
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slow; slow
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Once a stone passes thru the _______, they can usually get excreted.
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ureter
The most painful place for a renal stone is the _______.
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ureter
Uncontrollable voiding that occurs with weakness of pelvic floor muscles around the urethra...
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stress incontinence
What causes urinary frequency symptoms of a lower tract obstruction?
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The bladder spasms when overloaded with fluid which leads to frequent urination.
_______ stones are the largest growing stones and therefore are more likely to cause damage.
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Struvite
What is hydronephrosis?
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Swelling of the nephrons of the kidneys due to an upper tract obstruction.
Enuresis is considered a problem after the age of...
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6
What are some causes of primary enuresis?
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Genetic or maturational lag; sleep apnea; lack of ADH increase (treated with desmopressin); stress.
Struvite stones generally occur in women who have or had _______.
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urinary tract infections
Pyelonephritis is a clinically significant infection that can lead to _______.
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renal failure and sepsis (needs quick treatment)
What is the number one factor in the development of bladder cancer?
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Smoking, but chronic bladder inflammation also increases risk.
  
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