Granulomatous interstitial nephritis in the absence of extrarenal sarcoid

Cuxart, M.; Picazo, M.; Lorman, R. Sans; Muntané, M. J.
December 2010
Nefrologia;2010, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p701
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 56-year-old woman with acute renal failure caused by sarcoidosis which affects only the kidneys. She was referred to emergency services by her family doctor after an abnormal blood test. The article discusses sarcoidosis which is a multisystemic disease affecting the kidneys. Glomerular disorders associated with sarcoidoisis is also reported in which membrane glomerulonephritis is the most common.


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