Cite this page: Sangle, N. NSAID associated nephropathy. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/kidneynsaid.html. Accessed January 19th, 2018.
Definition / general
- NSAIDs rarely cause acute renal failure due to inhibition of vasodilatory prostaglandins
- May cause an acute hypersensitivity interstitial nephritis, acute interstitial nephritis and minimal change disease together, or membranous glomerulonephritis