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What does CIN stand for?

CIN stands for Contrast-Induced Nephropathy

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The most common form of AKI after cardiovascular invasive procedures with administration of iodine contrast media is contrast-induced nephropathy (CIN), conventionally defined as an acute impairment of the renal function, expressed as a relative increase in serum creatinine concentration of at least 25% or an absolute increase in serum creatinine from 0.
The results from this trial showed that RenalGuard is superior to the current standard of care at reducing rates of Contrast-Induced Nephropathy (CIN) and in-hospital dialysis in at-risk patients undergoing certain imaging procedures.