Renal ischemia

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Renal ischemia also known asnephric ischaemia, is the deficiency of blood in one or both kidneys or nephrons, usually due to functional constriction or actual obstruction of a blood vessel.[1][2]


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  2. ^ "Renal ischemia". Retrieved 9 February 2017.