The Egyptian Journal of Internal Medicine

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 26  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 176--178

Survival after acute ingestion of chromic acid complicated by acute kidney injury: a case report


Saif Quaiser, Aparna Sharma, Ruhi Khan 
 Department of Medicine, JNMC, AMU, Aligarh

Correspondence Address:
Ruhi Khan
Department of Medicine, JNMC, AMU, Aligarh, JNMCH, AMU, Aligarh-202002, Uttar Pradesh

Poisoning with chromium is fatal and rarely reported. We report a case of a 25-year-old man who developed severe acidosis, gastrointestinal hemorrhage, and acute kidney and hepatic injury following homicidal ingestion of chromium. Patient improved after multiple cycles of alternate day hemodialysis.


How to cite this article:
Quaiser S, Sharma A, Khan R. Survival after acute ingestion of chromic acid complicated by acute kidney injury: a case report.Egypt J Intern Med 2014;26:176-178


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Quaiser S, Sharma A, Khan R. Survival after acute ingestion of chromic acid complicated by acute kidney injury: a case report. Egypt J Intern Med [serial online] 2014 [cited 2019 Sep 19 ];26:176-178
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