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Acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis

Known as: GLOMERULONEPHRITIS, STREPTOCOCCAL, ACUTE, Acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis, Post-Streptococcal Glomerulonephritis 
Inflammation of the glomeruli status post infection with nephritogenic streptococci, most often group A beta hemolytic streptococcus.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Outbreaks of disease attributable to human error or natural causes can provide unique opportunities to gain new information about… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Acute glomerulonephritis can follow infection by group A streptococci. An immune-complex pathogenesis is accepted, but… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Two pathological patterns of acute poststaphylococcal glomerulonephritis are well defined and include (1) an acute proliferative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
To test the hypothesis that post‐streptococcal glomerulonephritis (PSGN) in childhood is a risk factor for chronic renal disease… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND We have previously demonstrated the preferential secretion of streptococcal proteinase or streptococcal pyrogenic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Objective: To describe an epidemic of acute post‐streptococcal glomerulonephritis (APSGN) that occurred in Aboriginal children in… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
  • S. Holm
  • APMIS : acta pathologica, microbiologica, et…
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 30479989
Already 1836 Bright (7) reported that scarlet fever was sometimes followed by hematuria and a kidney disease which was sometimes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Three cases of nephritis after mild upper-respiratory-tract infection occurred in five members of a family running a small dairy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
The long-term outcome after acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis was studied in 57 patients (52 aged 16 or over) followed… Expand
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