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nephritic

 [nĕ-frit´ik]
pertaining to or affected with nephritis.

ne·phrit·ic

(ne-frit'ik),
Relating to or suffering from nephritis.

nephritic

/ne·phrit·ic/ (nĕ-frit´ik) pertaining to or affected with nephritis.

nephritic

(nə-frĭt′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the kidneys; renal.
2. Of, relating to, or affected with nephritis.

nephritic

[nəfrit′ik]
Etymology: Gk, nephros, kidney, itis, inflammation
pertaining to an inflammation of the kidney.

ne·phrit·ic

(nĕ-frit'ik)
Relating to or suffering from nephritis.

nephritic

1. Pertaining to the kidneys.
2. Pertaining to NEPHRITIS.

nephritic

1. pertaining to or affected with nephritis.
2. pertaining to the kidneys; renal.
3. an agent useful in kidney disease.
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After taking an informed consent from the patients and approval from ethical committee of the hospital, the following patients with; nephrotic syndrome, nephritic syndrome, acute renal failure of unknown cause and significant non-nephrotic range proteinuria (proteinuria >1gm/24hrs) with or without renal failure were included.
Cr: creatinine; SPEP: serum protein electrophoresis; IFE: immunofixation electrophoresis; P/C: protein: creatinine ratio; C3Nef: C3 nephritic factor; sMAC: soluble membrane attack complex; NA: not assessed; Nl: normal ]Patent Age/ Serum SPEP/IFE Spot # Sex Cr urine P/C (nl< 0.
More importantly, there is no consensus on a biochemical parameter considered to show systemic inflammatory response clearly and as correctly as in nephritic dysfunction, diabetes, and atherosclerosis.
Levels are also influenced by low albumin levels, as seen in patients with protein-losing enteropathy, nephritic syndrome, or liver failure.
DFX, as recommendations indicate, was not commenced in patients with an ALT>300 IU/L, serum creatinine above the upper limit of normal (ULN), significant proteinuria or a history of nephritic syndrome.
This edition has three new cases and updated and new sections on health maintenance, nephritic syndrome, arthritis, diabetes, heart failure, and hyperlipidemia.
dagger]) Includes chronic lung disease (other than asthma), diabetes mellitus, cerebrospinal fluid leaks, cochlear implant, systemic steroid use, sickle cell disease, congenital or acquired asplenia, HIV infection, chronic renal failure, nephritic syndrome or kidney disease with dialysis, bone-marrow or organ transplant, diseases associated with treatment with immunosuppressive drugs or radiation therapy, including malignant neoplasms, leukemia, lymphoma, and Hodgkin disease (3,4).
34] Abnormalities in several podocyte proteins have been demonstrated to cause proteinuric renal diseases in humans, for example: absence of nephrin in Finnish congenital nephritic syndrome; CD2-adaptor protein and podocin in forms of steroid resistant nephritic syndrome.
Age > 19 years with HIV infection, malignancy, chronic renal disease, nephritic syndrome, congenital immunodeficiency, on chemotherapy, asplenia and post organ or bone marrow transplantation.
Nephrotic syndrome with a nephritic component associated with toxoplasmosis in an immunocompetent young man
One hundred nephrotic and nephritic patients were included.