Obstructive uropathy secondary to antiretroviral agents- UNO
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Acute kidney injury (AKI) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are more common in HIV-infected patients than in the general population.Authors observed an HIV(+) young man who presents an unusual cause of acute renal injury (obstructive uropathy as a consequence of lithiases secondary to antiretroviral therapy). The differential diagnosis of kidney diseases associated with HIV infections includes glomerular, tubular and interstitial causes. A renal biopsy is a useful tool in the diagnostic approach. Nephrologists and urologists must be aware of HIV- related renal affection, including toxicity related to HAART schedules...

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