Treatment algorithm

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ACUTE

with severe hypotension

with volume overload

with uremia, severe metabolic acidosis, hyperkalemia refractory to medical management, or volume overload unresponsive to diuretics

with volume overload

with pre-existing prerenal azotemia

with uremia, severe metabolic acidosis, hyperkalemia refractory to medical management, or volume overload unresponsive to diuretics

with volume overload

with uremia, severe metabolic acidosis, or hyperkalemia refractory to medical management, or volume overload unresponsive to diuretics

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