MPO-ANCA-associated necrotizing glomerulonephritis in rheumatoid arthritis; a case report and review of literature

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BACKGROUND Renal involvement in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is common and has a negative impact on patient survival. Only few cases have been reported of necrotizing glomerulonephritis (GN) associated with myeloperoxidase anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (MPO-ANCA) in patients with RA. CASE PRESENTATION We report a patient with RA who developed a… (More)
DOI: 10.15171/jnp.2017.10

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@inproceedings{Gis2017MPOANCAassociatedNG, title={MPO-ANCA-associated necrotizing glomerulonephritis in rheumatoid arthritis; a case report and review of literature}, author={M{\'a}rio G{\'o}is and Ana Messias and Dulce Amalia Araujo de Carvalho and Fernanda Antunes Carvalho and Helena Tavares Sousa and Jo{\~a}o Sousa and Fernando Nolasco}, booktitle={Journal of nephropathology}, year={2017} }