Ausmed Explains... Signs and Symptoms of Uraemia Signs and symptoms of the uraemic effects on the body: Neurological system: this would be apathy, lethargy, impaired cognition, insomnia, restless leg syndrome, a decreased level of consciousness and even seizures and coma. Respiratory system: pulmonary oedema, pleuritis and Kussmaul’s respirations. Cardiovascular system: oedema, hypertension and coronary artery disease. Gastrointestinal system: anorexia, nausea and vomiting, gastroenteritis, abdominal pain, hiccups or peptic ulcers. Renal system: oliguria, proteinuria, haematuria, nucturia and anuria. Learn more at: https://www.ausmed.com/cpd/courses/renal-deterioration Document this CPD (for Free)!