Malaria prophylaxis and immunosuppressant therapy in management of nephrotic syndrome associated with quartan malaria.

@article{Kibukamusoke1968MalariaPA,
  title={Malaria prophylaxis and immunosuppressant therapy in management of nephrotic syndrome associated with quartan malaria.},
  author={J W Kibukamusoke},
  journal={Archives of disease in childhood},
  year={1968},
  volume={43 231},
  pages={598-600}
}
The evidence that is available for a possible immunological basis for the nephrotic syndrome associated with quartan malaria (Kibukamusoke, 1966; Kibukamusoke, Hutt, and Wilks, 1967; Soothill and Hendrickse, 1967) prompted a study of the possible value of removing the sensitizing agent (the malaria parasite). The use of antimalarials, however, has failed to produce any immediate therapeutic benefit so far (Gilles and Hendrickse, 1963; Kibukamusoke et al., 1967). However, the possibility still… CONTINUE READING

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