Quiz: Cortical Necrosis of the Kidneys
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Cortical necrosis of the kidney is death of the tissue in the outer part of the kidney (cortex). In newborns, more than half of the cases occur after delivery complicated by which of the following?

  • A.

    Bacterial infection of the bloodstream

  • B.

    Preeclampsia in the mother

  • C.

    Premature detachment of the placenta

  • D.

    Severe dehydration

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