Does having ARF [Acute Renal Failure] at youth increase the odds for CKD at maturity and elder stages?

Acute kidney injury (AKI) or acute renal failure (ARF) can result in chronic kidney disease (CKD) later in life.  This is more commonly seen as we are able to treat AKI and allow patients to survive into adulthood.

 

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