Mark Anthony Perazella, MD

Professor of Medicine (Nephrology); Director, Acute Dialysis Unit

Research Interests

Dialysis; Hemodialysis Units, Hospital; HIV; Hypotension; Kidney Diseases; Kidney Failure, Chronic; Nephrology; Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy; Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: Nephrology

Faculty Research

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

  1. Diagnostic utility of urine microscopy in AKI:
    Urine sediment utility in distinguishing ATN from prerenal azotemia; Prognostic value of the urine sediment in predicting AKI severity;
  2. Adverse renal effects of therapeutic agents and other drugs;
  3. Hypotension in ESRD patients during Hemodialysis:
    Role of vasopressin deficiency in intradialytic hypotension (IDH); Utility of midodrine in treatment of IDH; Potential utility of vasopressin in the treatment of IDH
  4. HIV-related kidney disease:
    Diagnosis and management with HAART, Nephrotoxicity of therapeutic agents (HAART); Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis; Treatment with sodium thiosulfate.

Specialized Terms: Diagnostic utility of urine microscopy in AKI; Adverse renal effects of therapeutic agents and other drugs; Hypotension in ESRD patients during hemodialysis; HIV-related kidney disease; Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis

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Contact Info

Mark Anthony Perazella, MD
Patient Care Location
Yale NephrologyYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208029
New Haven, CT 06520–8029

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