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Research & Reviews  54 results

Staphylococcus-associated acute glomerulonephritis in a patient with dermatomyositis.
BMJ Case Reports; Sahoo RR, Pradhan S et. al.

Jan 22nd, 2021 - Staphylococcus-associated glomerulonephritis (SAGN) occurs as a complication of staphylococcal infection elsewhere in the body. Dermatomyositis (DM) can be associated with glomerulonephritis due to the disease per se. We report a case of a 40-year...

Nephritic Syndrome.
Primary Care; Lamba P, Nam KH et. al.

Oct 31st, 2020 - Nephritic syndrome is a constellation of hematuria, proteinuria, hypertension, and in some cases acute kidney injury and fluid retention characteristic of acute glomerulonephritis. Infection-related glomerulonephritis, IgA nephropathy, lupus nephr...

Clinical characteristics of acute glomerulonephritis with presentation of nephrotic syn...
International Immunopharmacology; Ge H, Wang X et. al.

Jul 1st, 2020 - Acute glomerulonephritis (AGN) is a common disease in children, which places a huge burden on developing countries. The prognosis of it may not always be good. However, the clinical characteristics of AGN with nephrotic syndrome (NS) at onset have...

Postinfectious Glomerulonephritis.
Pediatric Annals; Mohammad D, Baracco R

Jun 11th, 2020 - Postinfectious glomerulonephritis continues to be the most common cause of acute glomerulonephritis in children. Although in the past it was considered to be mainly a complication of streptococcal infections, today it is well known that infection ...

Rare case of post-varicella membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis presenting with ma...
BMJ Case Reports; Majumdar A, Atam V et. al.

Mar 15th, 2020 - Chicken pox caused by varicella zoster virus is usually a self-limiting disease causing rare life-threatening complications. Involvement of the kidneys is infrequent during the course of the illness. Literature shows rare reports of acute glomerul...

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FDA approves new treatment for hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis
Elizabeth Mechcatie

Oct 7th, 2018 - The Food and Drug Administration has approved inotersen for treating polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (hATTR) in adults, the second treatment approved in 2 months for the rare genetic disorder. Wikimedia Commons/Fitz.

Cardiorenal syndrome
Benjamin J. Freda, DO

May 1st, 2018 - To the Editor: I read with interest the thoughtful review of cardiorenal syndrome by Drs. Thind, Loehrke, and Wilt 1 and the accompanying editorial by Dr.

Steroids did not reduce kidney injury in CABG
Doug Brunk

Nov 15th, 2015 - SAN DIEGO – Among patients undergoing cardiac bypass surgery, perioperative use of corticosteroids did not alter the risk of acute kidney injury, results from a large randomized trial showed. “Worldwide, over 20 million cardiac surgeries are done.

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Manifestations of and Best Treatment Practices for Streptococcal Infections?

Sep 3rd, 2015 - Group A streptococcus is one of the most common pathogens responsible for cellulitis. Infection with this pathogen is also causally linked to a potentially serious nonsuppurative complication: acute glomerulonephritis. In addition, infection with ...

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