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Uraemic frost: a clinical manifestation of severe uraemia
  1. Benjamin Madeux1,
  2. Bertrand Pons1,
  3. Khalid Elkoun1,
  4. Guillaume Thiery1,2
  1. 1Service de réanimation, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de la Guadeloupe, Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
  2. 2Faculté de Médecine, Université des Antilles, Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe, France
  1. Correspondence to Professor Guillaume Thiery, Service de réanimation, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de la Guadeloupe, Pointe à Pitre, Guadeloupe 97157, France; guillaume.thiery{at}chu-guadeloupe.fr

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A 64-year-old patient presented to the emergency department with a 2-day history of increased confusion. He had been treated with haemodialysis for years for chronic renal failure, but at the time of admission had not had haemodialysis for more than a month. On physical examination, he had no sign of cardiac failure and he was breathing normally. He …

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  • Contributors All authors wrote the paper and were in charge of the patient and participated to the manuscript.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent Obtained.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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