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Hematoxylin and eosin stain of the kidney showing brown deposits within the tubules of the kidney.

Chronic Kidney Failure in a Woman With a History of Kidney Stones

A 52-year-old woman presented for nephrologic consultation due to progressive chronic kidney failure. One year previously, her estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) was 55 mL/min/1.73m2. She continued to follow up with her primary doctor and was found to have an eGFR of 40 mL/min/1.73m2 6 months later. The patient’s past medical history was significant for…

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