Congenital nephrotic syndrome responsive to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition

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Congenital nephrotic syndrome is a severe disorder caused by increased permeability of the glomerular capillary leading to massive proteinuria. Typically, this disorder presents in the first three months and is caused by inherited mutations in genes encoding structural proteins of the podocyte slit membrane and, as such, is usually irreversible. Medical… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00467-005-1918-5

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@article{Sreedharan2005CongenitalNS, title={Congenital nephrotic syndrome responsive to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibition}, author={Rajasree Sreedharan and Detlef Bockenhauer}, journal={Pediatric Nephrology}, year={2005}, volume={20}, pages={1340-1342} }