Renal papillary necrosis (mnemonic)

Dr Henry Knipe and Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Mnemonics for the causes of renal papillary necrosis are plentiful and include:

  • NSAID
  • POSTCARDS
  • AD SPORT C: a list of causes in decreasing order of incidence
  • DINASOR

Mnemonics

NSAID

Most common causes:

POSTCARDS
AD SPORT C

This is a list of causes in order of incidence.

DINASOR

See also

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Article information

rID: 22255
System: Urogenital
Section: Mnemonics
Tag: refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • POSTCARDS (mnemonic)
  • NSAID (mnemonic)
  • DINASOR (mnemonic)
  • AD SPORT C (mnemonic)

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