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Spectrum of Acute Renal Injury Associated with MDMA (Ecstasy) or Other Party Drugs

Purpose:

To identify various types of renal injury that may follow use of MDMA (Ecstasy) or other "party" drugs.

Specialty:

Toxicology
Emergency Medicine
Critical Care

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, differential diagnosis and mimics, red flags, adverse effects

ICD-10:

N17, Z86.4

Description:

A patient exposed to MDMA (Ecstasy) or other stimulant "party" drug may develop acute renal injury. The damage to the kidneys can be multifactorial and can be a challenge to sort out.

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