Pregnancy and progression of IgA nephropathy: results of an Italian multicenter study.

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BACKGROUND Whether pregnancy impacts on the long-term outcome of immunoglobulin A (IgA) nephropathy is unknown. This study aims to compare the long-term outcome of kidney disease in women with IgA nephropathy and preserved kidney function who did and did not become pregnant. STUDY DESIGN Multicenter longitudinal cohort study. SETTING & PARTICIPANTS… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2010.03.033

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