Renal disorders/disease

Key Information / Cause

Appropriate Tests

See list of possible diseases

Select according to probable diagnosis.  Tests may include Urea, Electrolytes, Calcium, Phosphate, Albumin, Full blood count, MSU for MCS, Tissue biopsy.

Anaemia of renal disease

 

Cystic renal disease

 

Glomerulonephritis (GN)

 

Haematuria

 

Haemolytic uraemic syndrome

 

Hypertension

 

Nephrocalcinosis

 

Nephrotic syndrome

 

Oedema

 

Proteinuria

 

Renal colic

 

Renal failure

 

Renal mass

 

Renal papillary necrosis

 

Renal tubular acidosis

 

Renal tubular disorders

 

Renal tubulo-interstitial disorders

 

Urinary tract calculi

 

Urinary tract infection

 

Wilms' tumour (nephroblastoma)