:: Volume 14, Issue 1 (11-2015) ::
3 2015, 14(1): 21-23 Back to browse issues page
Acute Renal Failure Following Brake Fluid Poisoning
SEYED MOHAMMAD NAVABI , JAFAR NAVABI , HOSSEIN POLADI , FERESHTA ZAHERI
Department of Internal Medicine, Imam Khomeini Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran.
Abstract:   (278 Views)
Brake fluid is a mixture of different Glycol derivatives which are poisoning and their ingestion triggers significant CNS symptoms, severe metabolic acidosis, cardiac, pulmonary, and renal failure. Here in this study, a case is reported who had been ingested 150mL of brake fluid for suicidal attempt. 
Keywords: Acute renal failure, Brake fluid, Glycol derivatives, Poison
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Article Type: Case Report | Subject: Gastrointestinal, Hepatic, Pulmonary and Renal


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