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Henoch Schönlein Purpura Nephritis Developing in a Child with Known IgA Nephropathy

  • Aliza Mittal
  • Munaver Dijoo
  • Abha Sabhikhi
  • Sanjeev Gulati
Scientific Letter

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Aliza Mittal
    • 1
  • Munaver Dijoo
    • 2
  • Abha Sabhikhi
    • 3
  • Sanjeev Gulati
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of PediatricsAll India Institute of Medical SciencesJodhpurIndia
  2. 2.Department of Nephrology, Fortis Institute of Renal Transplantation SciencesFortis Hospital, Vasant KunjNew DelhiIndia
  3. 3.SRL LaboratoriesFortis Hospital, Vasant KunjNew DelhiIndia
  4. 4.Fortis Institute of Renal Transplantation SciencesFortis Hospital, Vasant KunjNew DelhiIndia

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