Cyclophosphamide therapy in the nephrotic syndrome in childhood.

  title={Cyclophosphamide therapy in the nephrotic syndrome in childhood.},
  author={Martin Moncrieff and Richard H. R. White and C S Oggs and J. Stewart Cameron},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={1 5645},
Forty-six children with the nephrotic syndrome whose renal biopsy specimens showed minimal changes and whose response to corticosteroid therapy was unsatisfactory were treated with cyclophosphamide. Three patients were completely steroid-resistant from the outset and the remainder were steroid-dependent. In several patients steroids controlled the condition less effectively with time. Most patients showed signs of steroid toxicity, and growth retardation was striking.A moderate leucopenia was… CONTINUE READING
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