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ALLMedicine™ Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis Center

Research & Reviews  72 results

Oliguria Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/983156-workup

Feb 28th, 2022 - Approach Considerations The following studies are indicated in patients with oliguria: Urinalysis Urinary indexes Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and serum creatinine Serum sodium Serum potassium Serum phosphate and calcium Acid-base balance Complete bl...

Acute Glomerulonephritis Management in the ED
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/777272-print

Dec 20th, 2021 - Acute glomerulonephritis is defined as inflammation and subsequent damage of the glomeruli leading to hematuria, proteinuria, and azotemia; it may be caused by primary renal disease or systemic conditions. The glomerular filtration rate is decreas...

Acute Glomerulonephritis Management in the ED
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/777272-overview

Dec 20th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Acute glomerulonephritis is defined as inflammation and subsequent damage of the glomeruli leading to hematuria, proteinuria, and azotemia; it may be caused by primary renal disease or systemic conditions. The glomerular filtra...

Acute Glomerulonephritis Management in the ED
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/777272-overview

Dec 20th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Acute glomerulonephritis is defined as inflammation and subsequent damage of the glomeruli leading to hematuria, proteinuria, and azotemia; it may be caused by primary renal disease or systemic conditions. The glomerular filtra...

Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/240337-overview

Nov 8th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Acute glomerulonephritis following streptococcal infection is a type III hypersensitivity reaction characterized by the sudden appearance of hematuria, proteinuria, red blood cell casts in the urine, edema, and hypertension wit...

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News  10 results

Fast Five Quiz: Streptococcal Infection Clinical Keys
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/945705

Feb 18th, 2021 - Infection with Streptococcus pyogenes, also known as the group A streptococci (GAS), causes various diseases in humans. Millions of GAS infections occur worldwide every year, leading to an estimated 500,000 deaths each year. Invasive GAS illnesses...

An Unusual Presentation of Calciphylaxis
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/219998/rare-diseases/unusual-presentation-calciphylaxis
Jessica Garelik, DO, Vitaly Terushkin, MD et. al.

Apr 1st, 2020 - To the Editor: Calciphylaxis (also known as calcific uremic arteriolopathy and calcifying panniculitis) is a rare vasculopathy affecting the small vessels. 1 It is characterized by cutaneous ischemia and necrosis secondary to calcification.

Consider S. pyogenes in cases of pediatric intertrigo
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/138640/dermatology/consider-s-pyogenes-cases-pediatric-intertrigo
Catherine Cooper Nellist

May 21st, 2017 - Beefy-red, well demarcated lesions in skin folds without satellite lesions are the clinical signs of intertrigo, and Streptococcus pyogenes may be the cause, said Anca Chiriac, MD, PhD, of Apollonia University, Iasi, Romania, and her associates. I.

Clinical features and diagnosis of small-vessel vasculitis
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/95793/clinical-features-and-diagnosis-small-vessel-vasculitis/page/0/1

Nov 1st, 2012 - MICROSCOPIC POLYANGIITIS The history of MPA dates to 1866, with the description of periarteritis nodosa. 7 The term “microscopic polyarteritis” was introduced in 1948, when glomerular disease was recognized in some patients.

Permethrin and Ivermectin Both Effective Against Scabies
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/759908

Mar 8th, 2012 - March 8, 2012 — Permethrin may be slightly more effective than ivermectin in the treatment of scabies. In a study involving 272 patients, a single dose of ivermectin provided a cure rate of 85.9% at 2 weeks compared with a 92.5% cure rate at 2 wee...

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