Which conditions should be included in the differential diagnoses of acute kidney injury (AKI) with hepatitis?

Updated: Dec 24, 2020
  • Author: Biruh T Workeneh, MD, PhD, FASN; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Hepatitis occurring concurrently with AKI should prompt consideration of the following disorders in the differential diagnosis:

  • Common bile duct obstruction
  • Fulminant hepatitis B
  • Leptospirosis
  • Acetaminophen toxicity
  • Amanita phalloides poisoning

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