Acute kidney injury from retroperitoneal fibrosis

Retroperitoneal fibrosis (RFP) is a rare disease with unknownetiology. The authors discuss RPF in the context of a patient undergoinglaparoscopic ureterolysis for bilateral ureteral obstruction resulting fromRPF. This rare disorder should be considered in the differential diagnosisfor acute kidney injury by postrenal causes.

Author: 
Kenneth N. Hiller, George W. Williams and Shilpa Dabhade
Volume No: 
02
Issue No: 
03
Paper Number: 
0224
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