Treatment of severe Henoch-Schonlein nephritis: justifying more immunosuppression


Altugan F. S. , ÖZEN S. , Aktay-Ayaz N. , Gucer S., TOPALOĞLU R. , DÜZOVA A. , ...Daha Fazla

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, cilt.51, sa.6, ss.551-555, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 51 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.551-555

Özet

The prognosis of Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) nephritis is more severe than originally thought, with a significant portion progressing to deterioration of renal function in adulthood. Proteinuria adversely affects the outcome.