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Evaluation and management of proteinuria and nephrotic syndrome in children: recommendations from a pediatric nephrology panel established at the National Kidney Foundation conference on proteinuria,
OBJECTIVE The development of this review article evolved from a National Kidney Foundation consensus conference on recent advances in the importance of evaluating and treating proteinuria. From thisExpand
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Evaluation of intravenous immunoglobulin as an agent to lower allosensitization and improve transplantation in highly sensitized adult patients with end-stage renal disease: report of the NIH IG02
Reported are the reduction of anti-HLA antibody levels and improvement of transplant rates by intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trial.Expand
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Clinical and Molecular Characterization Defines a Broadened Spectrum of Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease (ARPKD)
Abstract: The autosomal recessive form of polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) is generally considered an infantile disorder with the typical presentation of greatly enlarged echogenic kidneys detectedExpand
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Noncompliance in a pediatric renal transplant population.
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A test of the hypothesis that oxalate secretion produces proximal tubule crystallization in primary hyperoxaluria type I.
The sequence of events by which primary hyperoxaluria type 1 (PH1) causes renal failure is unclear. We hypothesize that proximal tubule (PT) is vulnerable because oxalate secretion raises calciumExpand
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Auxiliary Liver Transplant Is an Ineffective Treatment of Primary Hyperoxaluria
The error is in the misunderstanding about the metabolic defect of primary hyperoxaluria. Unlike many other genetic metabolic disease where genetic defects can be corrected with the transplantationExpand
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Decreased Incidence of Acute Rejection in Adolescent Kidney Transplant Recipients Using Antithymocyte Induction and Triple Immunosuppression
Background. Acute rejection is a frequent event in pediatric renal transplantation; it can diminish allograft function and affect long-term outcome. Recent data from the North American PediatricExpand
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The 12th Congress of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association
The 12th Congress of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association 1–5 September 2001, Seattle, Washington, USA Foreword to scientific program The Congress has been developed around five themes,Expand