Pediatric Nephrology

, Volume 7, Issue 4, pp 508–508 | Cite as

Treatment of recurrent idiopathic nephrotic syndrome after transplantation using plasmaphaeresis and intensified immunosuppression over 2 months

  • Oskar H. Oetliker
  • Arthur Zimmermann
  • Mario G. Bianchetti
Letters to the Editors

Key words

Idiopathic nephrotic syndrome Post transplantation Plasmaphaeresis Immunosuppression 

References

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    Cochat P, Kassir A, Colon S, Glastre C, Tournaire B, Parchoux B, Martin X, David L (1993) Recurrent nephrotic syndrome after transplantation: early treatment with plasmaphaeresis and cyclophosphamide. Pediatr Nephrol 7: 50–54Google Scholar
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    Laufer J, Ettenger RB, Ho WG, Cohen AH, Marik JL, Fine RN (1988) Plasma exchange for recurrent nephrotic syndrome following renal transplantation. Transplantation 46: 540–542Google Scholar

Copyright information

© IPNA 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Oskar H. Oetliker
    • 1
  • Arthur Zimmermann
    • 1
  • Mario G. Bianchetti
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Pediatric Nephrology and Department of PathologyInseslspitalBernSwitzerland

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