Transforming growth factor-β1 in nephrotic syndrome treated with cyclosporine and ACE inhibitors

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The aim of the study was to assess urinary transforming growth factor (TGF)-β1 in children with steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome (SDNS) treated with cyclosporine A (CyA) and ACE inhibitors (ACEI). The study involved 24 children (14 boys and 10 girls) with SDNS and signs of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. The children were treated with prednisone… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00467-004-1619-5

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