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Pediatric Nephrology

Journal of the International Pediatric Nephrology Association

Pediatric Nephrology OnlineFirst articles

10.11.2018 | Original Article

Correlation between endocapillary proliferative and nephrotic-range proteinuria in children with Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis

Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis (HSPN) is a serious complication of Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) and common secondary glomerulonephritis in children. The severity of kidney injury directly affects the prognosis of HSP [ 1 ]. Proteinuria is not …

10.11.2018 | Original Article

Caffeine exposure and acute kidney injury in premature infants with necrotizing enterocolitis and spontaneous intestinal perforation

In recent years, there has been increasing recognition of the significance of acute kidney injury (AKI) in hospitalized neonates [ 1 , 2 ]. Although AKI is independently associated with increased morbidity and mortality [ 3 – 6 ], specific …

10.11.2018 | Review

Can childhood obesity influence later chronic kidney disease?

Childhood overweight and obesity affects more and more children. Whilst associations of childhood overweight with later outcomes such as hypertension, diabetes and cardiovascular disease have been well documented, less is known about the …

09.11.2018 | Original Article

The aminoglycoside geneticin permits translational readthrough of the CTNS W138X nonsense mutation in fibroblasts from patients with nephropathic cystinosis

Cystinosis is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations of the cystinosin ( CTNS ) gene, encoding a transmembrane transporter that facilitates cystine efflux from the lysosome [ 1 ]. Homozygous CTNS mutations cause intralysosomal …

07.11.2018 | Clinical Quiz

An unusual cause of nephrotic syndrome: Questions

A 3-year-old girl presented to the pediatric nephrology department due to generalized edema. She was born at 24th gestational week with a birth weight of 860 g and was hospitalized in the neonatal intensive care unit for 3 months due to …

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International Pediatric Nephrology Association

"Pediatric Nephrology" publishes original clinical research and new or important clinical observations pertaining to any aspect of the wide spectrum of acute and chronic diseases that affect renal function in children as well as on hypertension and fluid and electrolyte metabolism. Studies may involve medical, surgical, nutritional, physiologic, biochemical, pathologic or immunologic aspects of disease, imaging techniques or consequences of renal failure. Such work is published either as a full length original contribution or a brief report. The journal also reviews important new developments or controversial issues in the field through invited contributions from recognized authorities and through summaries by its contributing editors of related literature. Special features include pathologic case conferences, a section on practical pediatric nephrology, letters to the editors and a question and answer forum.

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