A 67year-old gentlemen was referred to the Acute Medical Unit with decompensated heart failure, vomiting and lethargy. 10 days prior he had had an outpatient percutaneous coronary angiography for ongoing myocardial ischemia symptoms ( exertional chest pain ) and had 2 stents inserted in LAD. The procedure was uneventful and he was discharged on the same day. In outpatients 3 weeks earlier, his creatinine had been 150mmol/L.
His past medical history included the following:
The patient was on the following medications and he denied the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
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