nephrotic syndrome


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a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol

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Habib R: Nephrotic syndrome in the 1st year of life.
1) Other terms previously used to describe this disease also include Nil disease, steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome, steroid-responsive nephrotic syndrome and idiopathic nephrotic syndrome.
On day 2, psychomotor domain was addressed by the students performing biochemistry tests relating to nephrotic syndrome such as demonstration of proteins in urine.
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After taking an informed consent from the patients and approval from ethical committee of the hospital, the following patients with; nephrotic syndrome, nephritic syndrome, acute renal failure of unknown cause and significant non-nephrotic range proteinuria (proteinuria >1gm/24hrs) with or without renal failure were included.
Some children with nephrotic syndrome were diagnosed before initiation of the study period and were already on steroids, their proteinuria had reduced to + or ++.
Improved prognosis for congenital nephrotic syndrome of the Finnish type in Irish families.
Splenic infarction as a cause of acute abdominal pain in nephrotic syndrome.
Recently, other studies reported that HQH functions as a protector in nephrotic syndrome patients by reducing proteinuria and shortening the course of the disease [15,16].
Global Markets Direct's, 'Nephrotic Syndrome - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Nephrotic Syndrome pipeline landscape.
However, nephrotic syndrome, isolated proteinuria, tubulointerstitial diseases, thrombotic micro-angiopathy and other syndromes can occur.
Hannah, of Old Colwyn, was diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome at the age of two, leading to a disease which means sections of her kidney filters were scarred.
He had suffered nephrotic syndrome for a number of years, the disease bringing an early end to his international career in 2002.
USPRwire, Fri Nov 13 2015] GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Nephrotic Syndrome Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2015" provides an overview of Nephrotic Syndrome clinical trials scenario.
It is useful in edema due to various forms of renal dysfunction, including nephrotic syndrome, acute glomerulonephritis and chronic renal failure.