Hypermagnesemia

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Hypermagnesemia (high magnesium level in the blood) is a concentration of magnesium in blood higher than 2.1 mEg (milliequivalents per liter of blood). Individuals almost never experience this disorder until they use drugs which consisting of magnesium, such as certain purgatives or antacids; or have failure of kidney and are taken magnesium salts. Hypermagnesemia may […]

Cortical Necrosis

Monday, March 28th, 2011

Cortical Necrosis is a rare type of dead kidney tissue, that affects all or some of the outer kidney part (called Cortex), but not the medulla (inner part). Cortical Necrosis is caused by small artery obstruction to the outer part of the kidney (cortex), which may be resulted from many conditions. Cortical Necrosis may happen […]

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