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Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis in Children

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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 418)

Abstract

Acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis (APSGN) in children is the classic example of acute nephritic syndrome.

Keywords

Rheumatic Fever Streptococcal Infection Streptococcal Pharyngitis Throat Culture Acute Glomerulonephritis 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Medical FacultyClinic for Children’s DiseasesPristinaYugoslavia

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