[Transient nephrotic syndrome after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia].

@article{Ishizuka2001TransientNS,
  title={[Transient nephrotic syndrome after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation for chronic myelogenous leukemia].},
  author={Yoichi Ishizuka and Akira Yokota and Satoshi Hara and Chiaki Nakaseko and Yuichiro Matsuura and Miki Nishimura and Yuu Saitoh},
  journal={[Rinsho ketsueki] The Japanese journal of clinical hematology},
  year={2001},
  volume={42 4},
  pages={321-7}
}
A 42-year-old man with chronic myelogenous leukemia underwent allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (allo-HSCT) from an unrelated donor in January 1998. About 100 days later, he developed skin eruption and a diagnosis of chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD) was made by skin biopsy. The eruption improved with steroid therapy, and the dose of steroid was gradually tapered. On day 151, the patient developed nephrotic syndrome with proteinuria up to 20 g/day. A renal biopsy… CONTINUE READING