Oct 1, 1975

Acute renal insufficiency and fat embolism

Annales de l'anesthésiologie française
P OhresserN Cano


The authors report ten cases of renal insufficiency observed among a series of 43 cases of fat embolism. It is a matter of eraly oligoanuria (starting beween the 2nd and the 4th day). Its severity depends on the lesions involved : prolonged cardio-vascular collapse - cranio-encephalic lesion. The renal insufficiency does not seem typical of fat embolism. It must be essentially linked to a cardio-vascular collapse and/or to a disseminated intra-vascular coagulation.

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Fat Embolism as Early Complication of Trauma
Kidney Failure
Kidney Failure, Acute
Blood Vessel
Renal Insufficiency
Acute Kidney Injury
Acute Kidney Insufficiency
Blood Coagulation
Cardio-Renal Syndrome

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