• Mannitol intoxication has been reported as a potentially life-threatening complication when the agent is used unrestrictedly in patients with established renal failure. We report a case of mannitol intoxication in which acute olliguric renal failure occurred without a known predisposing factor other than the intravenous infusion of massive quantities of mannitol.
(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:2053-2055)
Whelan TV, Bacon ME, Madden M, Patel TG, Handy R. Acute Renal Failure Associated With Mannitol Intoxication: Report of a Case. Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(10):2053–2055. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.04400010178029
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