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nephrotic

[nə′fräd·ik]
(medicine)
Pertaining to or affected by nephroses.
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Around 1 in 50,000 children are diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome each year.
Dr Adebowale Ademola, a kidney disease expert in children, described nephrotic syndrome as a common condition where children leak lots of protein in the urine.
Steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome can be caused by genetics but in Liam's case, doctors believe it came from a virus.
Successful treatment of nephrotic syndrome due to FMF amyloidosis with azathioprine: report of three Turkish cases.
Out of 9 cases of haematuria 7 had glomerulonephritis (association significant, P < 0.01) and 2 had HSP, while out of 19 patients with oedema 17 had nephrotic syndrome (association significant, P < 0.001), 1 had glomerulonephritis and 1 had tubulointerstitial disease.
Now Kerry and John have raised more than [pounds sterling]4,112 for Kidney Kids A-Scotland, who have supported the family since Betsy's diagnosis, and Nephrotic Syndrome Trust.
[USA] July 29( ANI ): Childhood nephrotic syndrome is one of the most common chronic kidney diseases among children.
Solace now supports more than 1,300 children suffering from cancer, thalassemia, cerebral palsy, nephrotic syndrome, haemophilia, heart diseases, fits, Wilson's disease, mental retardation, juvenile arthritis, epilepsy and hearing loss, among others.
HIV infection is associated with congenital nephrotic syndrome.
Idiopathic nephrotic syndrome is the most common glomerular disease in childhood with an incidence of 2-3 per 100,000 children.