Neonatal acute kidney injury (NAKI) is relatively common, with increasing
incidence globally. Infants with NAKI are at increased risk of long-term chronic kidney
disease, or death.
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Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is the commonest mode of presentation of glomerular disease in Africa. There is no single histological entity that underlies NS in Africa. Download the full Article >>
Hydronephosis describes swelling of the kidneys due to buildup of urine. Hydronehrosis may be physiological; acute or chronic; complete or partial; unilateral or bilateral; functional or structural. The kidney plays a vital role in theand hydronephrois can impair its function.
The acquied reflux nephropathy (RN) is the common complication of vesico-ureteral reflux (VUR). The aim of this sudy was to determine predictive risk factors for RN using clinical, biological and radiological variables present at onset of the disease.. Download the full Article >>
Although cyclosporine A (CsA) is now the recommended first-line treatment for idiopathic steriod-restistant neprotic syndrome (iSRNS), adverse effect on renal function have been reported. Download the full Article >>
Nephrotic syndrome (NS) is one of the most common manifestation of paediatric glomerular disease and is know to have various histological subtypes. Resistance to therapy is associated with an increased risk of development of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Download the full Article >>
The increased morbidity and mortality from acute kidney injury (AKI) following birth asphyxia can be reduces by early diagnosis with prompt intervention. Download the full Article >>
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