1 - Her kidney function has been impaired. (less glomerular filtration).
2 - Hyper tension may continue, She might report skin irritation, muscular cramps and
puffiness around eyes and on hands and feet.
3 - As the heart operation progressed, it led to preferential renal vasoconstriction.
This diverted blood supply away from the kidney to the heart and brain, leading to
Acute Renal Failure. Indeed this has been known to happen in many patients who
undergo open heart surgery.
4 - Since in most cases, of Acute Renal Failure, the kidney recovers, medication or
dialysis is indicated, till such time as her natural urine output recovers.
5 - As it is basically the result of vascular disease, it affects both the kidneys and the
6 - He will report hypertension, skin irritation, yellowness under skin, water retention
under puffy areas on hands and feet, and muscular cramps.
7 - AS-RAS or Atherosclerotic Renal Artery Stenosis, is a vascular disease leading to the hardening of the arteries. Atherosclerosis in general hardern the arteries all over the body and hampers blood flow to the organs all over the body.
8 - Renal angioplast / Balloon Angioplasty are the remedies. Prognosis is not totally clear. But the leading cause has been found to be cardiovascular disease.
Note:- I personally know a few people with a completely different nephrological issue, which is IgA Nephropathy.
Something certainly is very wrong here.
I will check out with the mods why this happened.
I answered your question within 3 hours and 35 minutes after you posted it, ie on 25th December itself.
here is the history.
a) - you posted your question at
CheckPoint: Kidney Failure • Resource: Ch. 11 of Human
Sent to Homework Experts December 25 2008 at 8:02 PM
b) - I answered it at
December 25 2008 at 11:37 PM (3 hours and 35 minutes and 17 seconds later)
c) - You checked it at
December 26 2008 at 5:55 PM (18 hours and 17 minutes and 48 seconds later)
I feel answering a question within 3 hours, is reasonably fast!
On top of that, strangely, the question time limit still shows
Time Left: 18 hours 2 minutes Status: Awaiting Expert Reply Value: $20
This is to convey to you that i was quite prompt in answering.
maybe this was my mistake let me check it out and see if i have confused this with another question. Sorry if i did. Ill get back to u by tomorrow. thanks