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What does ATN stand for?

ATN stands for Acute Tubular Necrosis

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Technological advances are opening the door for the introduction of new renal biomarkers which will revolutionize diagnosis of acute tubular necrosis (ATN) in the same way that cardiac biomarkers revolutionized diagnosis of cardiac disease.
Unfortunately, the sonographic appearance of many diffuse renal parenchymal abnormalities is nonspecific, including acute tubular necrosis (ATN), acute or chronic rejection, and toxicity associated with immunosuppressive calcineurin inhibitors (cyclosporine and tacrolimus).
2) HELLP syndrome (haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes and low platelets) is a variant of severe pre-eclampsia which often complicates with renal failure, most of the time because of acute tubular necrosis (ATN) but occasionally because of RCN, through a thrombotic micro-angiopathic process.