Effect of oral adsorbent on the progression of diabetic nephropathy.

@article{Okada1997EffectOO,
  title={Effect of oral adsorbent on the progression of diabetic nephropathy.},
  author={Koji Okada and Hiroshi Shibahara and Susumu Takahashi},
  journal={Nephron},
  year={1997},
  volume={76 4},
  pages={489-90}
}
Dr. K. Okada, Second Department of Internal Medicine, Nihon University School of Medicine, Itabashi-ku, Tokyo 173 (Japan) Dear Sir, It has been reported that the administration of an oral adsorbent delays the progression of chronic renal failure in man [1]. Although its mechanism is unclear, we have recently reported that the administration of an oral adsorbent delays the occurrence of glomerular sclerosis by delaying the appearance of glomerular hypertrophy, systemic hypertension and… CONTINUE READING