The Skin and Disorders of the Kidney and Urinary Tract

Sonja Molin, Thomas Ruzicka


The skin and the renal system may be affected by the same disease processes. This chapter on skin and disorders of the kidney and urinary tract concentrates on hereditary syndromes involving both the skin and kidney, skin manifestations of renal disorders, cutaneous problems in renal transplant recipients, and skin disorders with renal involvement.
Keywords renal disease, renal dialysis, renal transplantation, renal dialysis, nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, acquired partial lipodystrophy, metastatic cutaneous calcification, calciphylaxis, acquired perforating dermatosis, Fabry disease, periodic fevers, AA amyloidosis, systemic autoimmune diseases, IgA vasculitis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis


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