The Face of Kidney Attack

By John Pickering 03/04/2013


The Face of Acute Kidney Injury.  (Published with permission).

The Face of Acute Kidney Injury. (Published with permission).

It ain’t pretty, it’s Acute Kidney Injury.  This case was probably brought on by leptospirosis.  This is the face of a well known New Zealander.  Do you recognise him?  He’s kindly lent his name to my research on AKI.  I will reveal that name in future posts as I tell his remarkable story.

Tagged: Acute Kidney Injury, Acute Renal Failure, AKI, ARF, health, hospital, Kidney Attack, leptospirosis