How is the cause of acute tubular necrosis (ATN) identified?

Updated: Mar 15, 2021
  • Author: Sangeeta Mutnuri, MBBS; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
  • Print
Answer

The history, physical examination, and laboratory findings, especially the renal ultrasonogram and the urinalysis, are particularly helpful in identifying the cause of ATN (see Presentation and Workup).


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!