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Steroid-Resistant Nephrotic Syndrome: Recurrence After Transplantation

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Supported by grants AM 12375, AM 13756, HE06314 from the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md., and American Heart Association, New York, N.Y. Dr. Hoyer is a Special Postdoctoral Fellow under grant FO3 AM 50447-01.

▸Requests for reprints should be addressed to Dr. Alfred F. Michael, Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, Minn. 55455.

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Ann Intern Med. 1972;77(4):581-586. doi:10.7326/0003-4819-77-4-581
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Recurrence of the idiopathic steroid-resistant nephrotic syndrome after renal transplantation is reported. The morphologic characteristics of the transplanted kidney, as shown by light and immunofluorescent microscopy, were identical to those seen in the original diseased kidney. In contrast to previous reports, there was no evidence in this case that the nephrotic syndrome was secondary to antiglomerular basement antibody, immune complex glomerulonephritis, or chronic homograft rejection.





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