TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.64, no.1, pp.59-68, 2022 (SCI-Expanded)
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TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
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crescentic glomerulonephritis, CD163 macrophages, M2 macrophages, IGA NEPHROPATHY, SINGLE-CENTER, CHILDREN, PURPURA, DISEASE, INJURY
Hacettepe University Affiliated:
Background. Crescentic glomerulonephritis (CGN) is a rapidly progressive and rare cause of glomerulonephritis in childhood. The aim of this study is to evaluate demographic data of children with crescentic glomerulonephritis, to classify the etiologies and to investigate the correlation between the severity of kidney disease and the expression of CD163+ macrophages.