Acute cortical necrosis

What is Acute cortical necrosis?

Renal cortical necrosis is a rare cause of acute renal failure.The lesions are usually caused by significantly diminished renal arterial perfusion secondary to vascular spasm, microvascular injury, or intravascular coagulation.

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I just had an ultrasound of my abdomen and it showed both kidneys have mild cortical thinning. Is this serious? What causes this? What can be done...

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