• Mignon McCulloch
  • Hesham Safouh
  • Amal Bourquia
  • Priya Gajjar
Living reference work entry


Pediatric nephrology in Africa has been managed ad hoc in individual centers for many years without formal training or organization. It has often been performed in adult units or by adult nephrologists with good adult skills but little pediatric knowledge.


Peritoneal Dialysis Nephrotic Syndrome AKIAcute Kidney Injury Idiopathic Nephrotic Syndrome Primary Hyperoxaluria 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mignon McCulloch
    • 1
  • Hesham Safouh
    • 2
  • Amal Bourquia
    • 2
  • Priya Gajjar
    • 2
  1. 1.Paediatric Intensive Care/NephrologyRed Cross War Memoria Children’s HospitalCape TownSouth Africa
  2. 2.Paediatric Nephology, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Dept. Of Paediatric MedicineUniversity of Cape TownWestern CapeSouth Africa

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