Anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis in a 5-year-old girl
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.We report a 5-year-old girl with anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis. Her outcome was excellent with clearance of antibody and recovery of renal function 5 weeks after the start of immunosuppression and plasmaphaeresis.
Key words: Anti-glomerular basement membrane nephritis Goodpasture’s syndrome Plasmaphaeresis Immunosuppression Good outcome
© IPNA - International Pediatric Nephrology Association New York, USA 1997