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Year : 2015  |  Volume : 61  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 264-265  

Fish gall bladder consumption presenting as acute renal failure

A Gupta1, ND Karnik1, VA Gupta1, NK Hase2 
1 Department of Medicine, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Nephrology, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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A Gupta
Department of Medicine, Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College and King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra
India

A forty two year old male was admitted with history of anuria and breathlessness following consumption of raw rohu fish gall bladder. He had azotemia and required hemodialysis. His renal failure improved over a period of about four weeks. Incidences have been reported from South East Asian countries associating consumption of raw rohu fish gall bladder with acute renal failure.


How to cite this article:
Gupta A, Karnik N D, Gupta V A, Hase N K. Fish gall bladder consumption presenting as acute renal failure.J Postgrad Med 2015;61:264-265


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Gupta A, Karnik N D, Gupta V A, Hase N K. Fish gall bladder consumption presenting as acute renal failure. J Postgrad Med [serial online] 2015 [cited 2020 Aug 7 ];61:264-265
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