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Nephrotic state as a risk factor for developing posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in paediatric patients with nephrotic syndrome.
- K. Ishikura, M. Ikeda, +4 authors M. Honda
- Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official…
- 1 August 2008
BACKGROUND Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome (PRES) is a distinctive and potentially serious complication of the nephrotic syndrome. The objective of the present study is to characterize… Expand
Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in children: its high prevalence and more extensive imaging findings.
- K. Ishikura, M. Ikeda, +6 authors M. Honda
- American journal of kidney diseases : the…
- 1 August 2006
BACKGROUND Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome is a distinctive clinicoradiological entity observed in a variety of clinical settings, including pediatric patients. A greater prevalence of… Expand
Predisposition to relapsing nephrotic syndrome by a nephrin mutation that interferes with assembly of functioning microdomains.
- A. Shono, H. Tsukaguchi, +4 authors K. Iijima
- Biology, Medicine
- Human molecular genetics
- 15 August 2009
Minimal-change disease (MCD) is the most common cause of nephrotic syndrome (NS) and is characterized only by minor morphological alterations in podocytes. A subtype of MCD arises from mutations in… Expand
H1N1 influenza (swine flu)-associated thrombotic microangiopathy with a markedly high plasma ratio of von Willebrand factor to ADAMTS13.
- Rui Akiyama, I. Komori, R. Hiramoto, A. Isonishi, M. Matsumoto, Y. Fujimura
- Internal medicine
We describe an 18-year-old woman infected with H1N1 influenza followed by thrombotic microangiopathy. During the acute phase, her plasma levels of von Willebrand factor (VWF) were remarkably… Expand
A familial childhood-onset relapsing nephrotic syndrome.
A case of a 7-year-old boy with steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome who developed severe neutropenia three months after the administration of rituximab
小児の難治性ネフローゼに，リツキシマブが投与され有効であるとの報告が散見される。自験例のステロイド依存性頻回再発型ネフローゼ症候群 (微小変化型) の7歳男児に対し，リツキシマブ (1回375mg/m2) を計4回投与し，有効であった。しかし，投与3ヵ月後に発熱を伴う重篤な無顆粒球症 (好中球0%)… Expand
A comparison of splicing assays to detect an intronic variant of the OCRL gene in Lowe syndrome.
- K. Nakanishi, K. Nozu, +13 authors K. Iijima
- Biology, Medicine
- European journal of medical genetics
- 1 December 2017
Lowe syndrome is an X-linked inherited disorder diagnosed by congenital cataracts, intellectual impairment, and renal tubular dysfunction. It is caused by pathogenic variants of the oculocerebrorenal… Expand
National survey of Japanese patients with mevalonate kinase deficiency reveals distinctive genetic and clinical characteristics
Abstract Objectives: Mevalonate kinase deficiency (MKD), a rare autosomal recessive autoinflammatory syndrome, is caused by disease-causing variants of the mevalonate kinase (MVK) gene. A national… Expand
A case of a 15-year-old boy with minimal change nephrotic syndrome who turned out steroid-resistant 12 years after the onset