Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
Clinical approach to acute kidney injury in infants may be challenging. When pre-renal and
post-renal azotemia is ruled out and no obvious cause is found, inherited disease such as
primary hyperoxaluria should be considered and renal biopsy may be diagnostic.
Please cite this paper as: Momtaz HE, Arash Dehghan A. Primary hyperoxaluria as a cause of
renal failure in an infant. J Nephropathol. 2018;7(3):120-121. DOI: 10.15171/jnp.2018.28.