ANURIA & TREATMENT
Definition: What is "Anuria"?
Anuria otherswise known as the Anuresis is a medical condition where there is inability to urinate because of the kidney failed to function or due to diseases like kidney stones.
Symptoms & Signs
Symptoms of the Anuria includes failure to urinate, lack of appetite, vomiting, weakness & even sudden collapse of the person.
Treatment: How to Treat "Anuria"?
Treatment for Anuria includes administration of Mannitol which increases the blood flow to the kidney; Dextrose & Dopamine to produce & induce urination & surgical treatments.
Anuria is usually caused by urinary tumors, kidney stones, lassa fever & some side effects of medications & chemicals.
Diagnosis of Anuria is made through physical examination of the patient & undergoing series of laboratory tests such as urinalysis, serum creatinine, blood chemistry tests, kidney & abdominal ultrasound, x-ray, abdominal CT Scan or abdominal MRI & blood tests.