What is the prognosis of anemia caused by hemolytic-uremic syndrome?

Updated: Oct 08, 2018
  • Author: Joseph E Maakaron, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Hemolytic-uremic syndrome carries a significant morbidity and mortality if untreated. As many as 40% of those affected die, and as many as 80% develop renal insufficiency.


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