Pediatric case of mesalazine-induced interstitial nephritis with literature review.

@article{Co2013PediatricCO,
  title={Pediatric case of mesalazine-induced interstitial nephritis with literature review.},
  author={Maridine L Co and Emmanuel Gorospe},
  journal={Pediatrics international : official journal of the Japan Pediatric Society},
  year={2013},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={385-7}
}
We present the case of a 14-year-old boy with ulcerative colitis who was diagnosed with mesalazine-induced interstitial nephritis (M-IIN). Improvement in renal function occurred with discontinuation of mesalazine and corticosteroid therapy. We systematically searched the literature for pediatric cases of M-IIN. There were eight cases. Majority of the cases… CONTINUE READING