A case of acute phosphate nephropathy

Aravinthan Loganathan, Ken-Soon Tan, John Moore and Kimberley Oliver
Med J Aust 2016; 204 (5): . || doi: 10.5694/mja15.01084
Published online: 21 March 2016

A 74-year-old woman presented with a 2-day history of abdominal pain and nausea, 1 week after undergoing upper and lower endoscopies. Her comorbidities included hypertension, dyslipidaemia, sigmoid diverticulosis, transient ischaemic attack, peripheral vascular disease and mild valvular heart disease.

  • Aravinthan Loganathan1
  • Ken-Soon Tan1
  • John Moore1
  • Kimberley Oliver2

  • 1 Logan Hospital, Brisbane, QLD
  • 2 Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, QLD


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