Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation

CASE REPORT
Year
: 1998  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 147--151

Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria and Renal Failure


Ali Al-Harbi1, Osman Alfurayh1, Mohammed Sobh1, Mohammed Akhtar1, Mohammed Amin Tashkandy2, Ahmed Shaaban1 
1 Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2 King Faisal General Hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia

Correspondence Address:
Ali Al-Harbi
Department of Internel Medicine, North West Armed Forces Hospital, P.O. Box 100, Tabuk
Saudi Arabia

In this report we present two cases of acute renal failure in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) patients, who both eventually recovered their renal function. We also highlight some of the possible pathophysiological changes, which may contribute to renal failure in patients with PNH.


How to cite this article:
Al-Harbi A, Alfurayh O, Sobh M, Akhtar M, Tashkandy MA, Shaaban A. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria and Renal Failure.Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 1998;9:147-151


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Al-Harbi A, Alfurayh O, Sobh M, Akhtar M, Tashkandy MA, Shaaban A. Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria and Renal Failure. Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl [serial online] 1998 [cited 2021 May 9 ];9:147-151
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