Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (Shiga Toxin Associated)
INFORMATION FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

 

Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (Shiga Toxin Associated) is the typical form of haemolytic uraemic syndrome caused by infection of E.coli bacteria producing toxins (Shiga-like toxins). This form of HUS is the leading cause of paediatric acute kidney injury.

 

More detailed Information for Health Professionals will be available on the ARRK website in the near future.

If you would like to form or be part of a Disease Specific Research Group (DSRG) for Haemolytic Uraemic Syndrome (Shiga Toxin Associated), please contact the ARRK registry (arrkregistry1@gmail.com) or Dr Hugh McCarthy (hugh.mccarthy@health.nsw.gov.au).

 

The resources on this page provide information for healthcare professionals. If you have questions about a medical condition or health related issue, please consult your medical doctor or a healthcare professional.

 

This page was last updated on 24th Oct, 2018.