STUDY OF RENAL INVOLVEMENT PREVALENCE AND COURSE OF ACUTE TROPICAL FEVER

Authors

  • Bijaya Kumar Behera Professor, Department of General Medicine, SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack, Odisha, India
  • Pretty Kumari Senior Resident, Department of General Medicine, Government Medical College and Hospital, Sundargarh, Odisha, India
  • Sasmita Khatua Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology, PRM Medical College and Hospital, Baripada, Odisha, India,

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.51168/sjhrafrica.v5i3.1145

Keywords:

Renal Involvement, Acute Tropical Fever

Abstract

Background:

Equatorial contamination is very frequent in our country. The main purpose of this research is to examine the incidence of acute kidney injury in serious fever disorder and analyze the results at the time of hospitalization and follow-up for two months.

Materials and Methods:

This research was carried out in the Department of General Medicine at SCB Medical College and Hospital, Cuttack, Odisha from June 2021 to October 2022. 100 patients were included in this research. All the detailed history of the patients was recorded. Symptoms such as high temperature, sore head, convulsion, body pain, stomachache, loose stools, and decreased urine output were examined

Result: 10 cases were present under 20 years. 40 cases were in the age range of 20-30 years, 10 patients were in the age range of 30-40 years, 12 cases were in the age range of 40-50 years, and 18 cases were in the age range of 50-60 years. 10 cases were in the age range of 60-70 years. 65 patients were male, and 35 patients were female. 35 male and 27 female patients had acute kidney injury and 30 male, and 8 female patients had an absence of acute kidney injury.

Conclusion:

It has been seen that 62% of the patients had acute kidney injury in which 0% of the patient’s needed dialysis. 78% of the patients had good improvement and 16% of patients developed chronic kidney disease.

Recommendation:

Importance should be given to the treatment as soon as possible. Experienced doctors should be appointed for the proper detection and management of the disease.

Published

2024-04-01

How to Cite

Behera, B. K. ., Kumari, P. ., & Khatua, S. . (2024). STUDY OF RENAL INVOLVEMENT PREVALENCE AND COURSE OF ACUTE TROPICAL FEVER. Student’s Journal of Health Research Africa, 5(3). https://doi.org/10.51168/sjhrafrica.v5i3.1145

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Section

Section of General Medicine Research