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In cases of obstructive uropathy, physicians typically opt for percutaneous nephrostomy tube placement in order to normalize creatinine levels prior to surgical correction.
Nephrocalcinosis is the precipitation of calcium phosphate crystals in the renal tubules that can result in nephrolithiasis and cause or further provoke an obstructive uropathy. (16) The risk of calcium phosphate precipitation in tissues increases when the calcium phosphate product (phosphate concentration multiplied by the calcium concentration) exceeds 60 [mg.sup.2]/[dL.sup.2], and a product of 70 mg2/dL2 or greater may be an indication for renal replacement therapy.
Keywords: Obstructive uropathy,salt wasting, Ileostomy, Secondary pseudohypoaldosteronism, Urinary tract infection, Prune Belly syndrome.
Among obstructive uropathy, those with BPH had high mortality.
RFR is a very rare clinical diagnosis and the most common cause of obstructive uropathy due to urethral stones (1,3).
The majority of patients with nontraumatic renal rupture have a renal tumor [2, 3] but also some other conditions such as obstructive uropathy with stones, pyelonephritis with abscess, aneurysm, infarct, and autoimmune disorders can be the cause [4, 5].
His PSA was elevated to 1472 and he was found to have acute kidney injury with a Cr 12.8 mg/dl and a BUN of 131 mg/dl due to obstructive uropathy. CT of the abdomen/pelvis showed marked bilateral hydronephrosis due to a 6.3 cm pelvic mass and a 3.8 cm mass in the left ureteropelvic junction.
The former manifests from a bilateral obstructive uropathy and the latter is most commonly due to iatrogenic injury of the urinary tract [10].
Herein, we report a 27-year-old gentleman with preputial stone presented with obstructive uropathy and was successfully treated with surgical intervention.
Obstructive uropathy was also added to the label as a common adverse reaction (incidence of greater than or equal to 1%).
However, the significant factors in the multivariate model were advanced age ([greater than or equal to]65 years), HTN, obstructive uropathy, and other comorbid diseases (i.e., diseases other than the stated one and not commonly found among the study subjects) (Table 3).
The simplest urodynamic method to determine whether obstructive uropathy (BPH) is serious enough to demand treatment is the measurement of bladder compliance.

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