Management of children with congenital nephrotic syndrome: challenging treatment paradigms


Dufek S., Holtta T., Trautmann A., Ylinen E., ALPAY H., Ariceta G., ...More

NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION, vol.34, no.8, pp.1369-1377, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/ndt/gfy165
  • Journal Name: NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1369-1377

Abstract

Background. Management of children with congenital nephrotic syndrome (CNS) is challenging. Bilateral nephrectomies followed by dialysis and transplantation are practiced in most centres, but conservative treatment may also be effective.