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Horn S, Horina JH, Krejs GJ, Holzer H, Ratschek M

End-stage renal failure from mushroom poisoning with Cortinarius Orellanus: Report of four cases and literature review

Am J Kidney Dis (Aug) 30:282-286 1997

The role of Cortinarius in causing acute renal failure was discussed in the first NEPHROL thread posted on HDCN, initiated by Dr. Joan Fort.

A full article on the topic was recently published by Franz et al in NDT.

This paper now extends the list of cases reported. Its abstract is available from the AJKD online at this site.