Acute Renal Failure Directory
Acute renal failure occurs when your kidneys suddenly stop working. This could be caused by an infection, medications, an injury, or a blockage such as kidney stones. This condition should be treated as soon as possible to prevent waste from building up in the body. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how acute renal failure is contracted, how to treat it, and much more.
High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease
High blood pressure is a leading cause of kidney disease and kidney failure. WebMD tells you more.
Kidney Transplant Surgery: What to Expect
Are you a good fit for a kidney transplant? Here’s how to tell.
Kidney Cyst: Symptoms, Pain, and Treatments
Learn more from WebMD about simple kidney cysts, including symptoms and treatments.
Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease: Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment
The causes, symptoms, and treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, which causes cysts to grow on the kidneys.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: What's Causing Your Pelvic Pain?
This WebMD slideshow depicts the causes of pelvic pain in women.
The Kidneys: Picture, Function, Conditions, Tests, Treatments
See a detailed image and learn about what the kidneys do. Get a list of conditions that affect them, tests on them, and treatments for them.