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 Renal papillary necrosis  



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Papillary necrosis is associated with all of the following except:
a. Analgesic abuse
b. Diabetes Mellitis
c. Medullary sponge kidney
d. Alchoholism
e. Sickle cell anemia

i am really confuse between medullary sponge kidney and alchoholism. Can anybody explain???




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is the answer D?
as for medullary cystic disease....
genetic disorder, positive family history
progressive renal disorder with onset in childhood
defect-cysts in the medulla associated with cortical tubular atrophy and interstitial fibrosis.
ends in chronic renal failure





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