RALPH H. MAJOR, M.D.
The disease known as chronic nephrosis or lipoid nephrosis has been the subject of continued dispute since the initial publications of Munk and of Epstein. Opinion still seems to be divided as to whether it is a type of glomerulonephritis or a distinct clinical and pathological entity. There is apparently an increasing amount of opinion favoring the latter view.
In a series of 14 patients, who have been carefully followed since their dismissal from the hospital, all are alive and consider themselves well. All of the 14 show at the present time a normal blood chemistry and are entirely free
MAJOR RH. OBSERVATIONS ON THE TREATMENT OF LIPOID NEPHROSIS1. Ann Intern Med. 1939;12:1555–1559. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-12-10-1555
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1939;12(10):1555-1559.
Nephrology, Nephrotic Syndrome.
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