Cisplatin Nephrotoxicity

Cisplatin Nephrotoxicity

Shane M. Meehan, MBBCh

Renal cortex in recent cisplatin nephrotoxicity demonstrates luminal cellular debris image, distal tubular casts image, regenerative nuclear atypia image, and interstitial edema.

Kidney cortex shows dilated distal tubular segments with luminal cast material image and necrotic cellular debris image from a patient with recent cisplatin exposure. The interstitium is edematous.



  • Cis-diachlorodiammineplatinum (CDDP)


  • Platinum nephrotoxicity, cisplatinum nephrotoxicity, cis-platinum nephrotoxicity, CDDP nephrotoxicity

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Jul 7, 2016 | Posted by in PATHOLOGY & LABORATORY MEDICINE | Comments Off on Cisplatin Nephrotoxicity

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