nephritic syndrome

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ne·phrit·ic syn·drome

the clinical symptoms of acute glomerulonephritis, particularly hematuria, hypertension, and renal failure.

nephritic syndrome

a group of signs and symptoms of a urinary tract disorder, including hematuria, hypertension, and renal failure.

nephritic syndrome

Glomerulonephritic syndrome Nephrology An obsolete nonspecific term for a renal lesion characterized by inflammation and necrosis of glomeruli. Cf Nephrosis, Nephrotic syndrome.

ne·phrit·ic syn·drome

(ne-frit'ik sin'drōm)
The clinical symptoms of acute glomerulonephritis, particularly hematuria, hypertension, and renal failure.
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3) Since PSGN is the best known PIGN and its most frequent clinical picture is acute nephritic syndrome the terms PSGN, AGN, Acute Nephritic Syndrome are often and incorrectly used interchangeably.
The classical example of acute nephritic syndrome is constituted by acute post-streptococci glomerulonephritis.
Edema, hematuria, oliguria and hypertension are the cardinal features of acute nephritic syndrome.

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