High uric acid level is a risk factor for progression of IgA nephropathy with chronic kidney disease stage G3a.

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BACKGROUND High uric acid level is a known risk factor for deterioration of renal function in chronic kidney disease (CKD), but its influence on the progression of IgA nephropathy (IgAN) remains unclear. METHODS Adult IgAN patients (n = 611) were classified according to CKD stage. Renal survival rates and clinical and histological findings were compared… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40620-014-0154-0

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@article{Moriyama2015HighUA, title={High uric acid level is a risk factor for progression of IgA nephropathy with chronic kidney disease stage G3a.}, author={Takahito Moriyama and Mitsuyo Itabashi and Takashi Takei and Hiroshi Kataoka and Masayo Sato and Ari Shimizu and Yuko Iwabuchi and Miki Nishida and Keiko Uchida and Kosaku Nitta}, journal={Journal of nephrology}, year={2015}, volume={28 4}, pages={451-6} }