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Renal failure after cisplatin-based chemotherapy in the treatment of advanced stage of nasopharyngeal cancer
  • Marwa Khelil,
  • Hajer Abaza
Marwa Khelil
University of Tunis El Manar Faculty of Medicine of Tunis

Corresponding Author:marwakhelil93@gmail.com

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Hajer Abaza
Hopital Razi
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Abstract

A 43-year-old male patient who had an advanced stage of nasopharyngeal carcinoma developed after administration of cisplatin an acute renal failure until he required hemodialysis and his renal failure was permanent. The renal biopsy examination indicated partial recovery of the proximal tubule, but renal function did not recover.