Home About us Current issue Back issues Submission Instructions Advertise Contact Login   

Search Article 
  
Advanced search 
 
Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
Users online: 2144 Home Bookmark this page Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font size Increase font size 

CASE REPORT Table of Contents   
Year : 1995  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 32-34
Progressive Interstitial Fibrosis and Nephrotic Syndrome Associated with Antituberculous Therapy


1 Department of Medicine, Kuwait University, Kuwait
2 Department of Pathology, Al-Ameri Hospital, Kuwait
3 Department of Anatomy, Kuwait University, Kuwait

Correspondence Address:
Kamel El-Reshaid
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Kuwait University, P.O. Box 24923, Safat 13110
Kuwait
Login to access the Email id


PMID: 18583841

Rights and Permissions

We describe a patient who developed renal failure during antituberculous therapy. The condition was characterized by an initial phase of acute tubular necrosis and nephrotic syndrome which ultimately progressed to end-stage renal disease with severe interstitial fibrosis, despite adequate period of drug withdrawal. At that time, tuberculous infection was inactive and there was no evidence of amyloidosis or renal vein thrombosis.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article  Email this article
    

  Similar in PUBMED
    Search Pubmed for
    Search in Google Scholar for
  Related articles
   Citation Manager
  Access Statistics
   Reader Comments
   Email Alert *
   Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1784    
    Printed60    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded201    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal