AIN

AIN: allergic reaction to drugs damage kidneys, biopsy shows interstitial infiltration of mononuclear WBCs and eosinophils


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  • AIN
  • aka: Acute interstitial nephritis,
  • allergic reaction to drugs damage kidneys, biopsy shows interstitial infiltration of mononuclear WBCs and eosinophils
  • Hx of new drug (NSAIDs, antibiotics, PPIs)
  • rash, hives
  • Creatinine↑, eosinophilia, renal biopsy shows infiltration of mononuclear WBCs and eosinophils
  • steroids