Glomerular growth under cyclosporine treatment in childhood nephrotic syndrome.

@article{Jeong2001GlomerularGU,
  title={Glomerular growth under cyclosporine treatment in childhood nephrotic syndrome.},
  author={Hyeon Joo Jeong and Jung Han Kim and Pyung Kil Kim and I J Choi},
  journal={Clinical nephrology},
  year={2001},
  volume={55 4},
  pages={289-96}
}
BACKGROUND Glomerular hypertrophy is important in children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome in regard to diagnosis and pathogenesis. Moreover, glomerular growth may be altered by cyclosporine (CsA) treatment in these patients. METHODS Bowman's area (BA) and the glomerular tuft area (GA) of pre- and post-treatment biopsies was measured by morphometry in… CONTINUE READING