Welcome to African Journal of Paediatric Nephrology! The AJPN Vol 2 no 2 is out!!!

About the Journal

African Journal of Paediatric Nephrology is the official Journal of the African Paediatric Nephrology Association (AFPNA). It is a biannual, peer-reviewed closed assess journal. The Journal publishes original clinical, laboratory and population- based research articles on renal diseases in children as well as fluid and electrolyte metabolism. Special features include a clinical quiz on paediatric nephrology, letters to the editor highlighting important issues in paediatric nephrology and book reviews. Read More....|

New Original Articles - AJPN Vol 3 no 1 Jan 2016

Primary peritonitis in nephrotic syndrome

  • Primary peritonitis is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in patients with nephrotic syndrome. Abstract >>
  • AJPN Vol 3 no 1 Proteinuria among asymptomatic BY DR JIYA

  • Serious renal diseases may be present without any obvious symptom. Current Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative (KDOQI) Abstract >>
  • Enuresis among primary school children BY DR ALIYU.

  • Enuresis is a common childhood disorder which can lead to major psychological problems. Abstract >>
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  • Malaria acute kidney inury in a child with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase

  • Malaria is a major public health problem worldwide especially in sub-Saharan Africa.. Abstract >>
  • Prevalence of, and factors associted with Proteinuria in Children with HIV infection

  • Use of Higly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy (HAAT) has genereally improved survival of HIV infected Children. Abstract >>
  • Peritoneal dialysis in children with acute kidney injury: the Ilorin experience.

  • Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) as a form of renal replacement therapy (RRT) was introduced more than 60 years ago... Abstract >>
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  • Instructions to Authors

    Manuscript Types:
    The types of manuscript accepted by the journal are Original Scientific Communications, Review articles, Case reports, Letters to the editor, Clinical quiz and Book reviews. The journal also publishes abstracts of papers presented at AFPNA congresses.
    Publication Fees:The Journal charges ten thousand naira (NGN10,000) or USD 65 as processing fees and thirty thousand naira (NGN30,000) or USD 190 for publication once the manuscript is accepted. All fees should be paid into United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc.
    Account Details
    Naira account name: African Journal of Paediatric Nephrology
    Naira account number: 2074847844. Branch: Port Harcourt, Nigeria.