Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis

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Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis

a type of glomerulonephritis sometimes seen with Henoch-Schönlein purpura. Clinical characteristics usually resemble those of IgA nephropathy, and a rapidly progressive form can lead to renal failure.
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The primary underlying diseases included vasculitis with renal involvement (systemic lupus erythematosus nephritis [patient 1], Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephritis [patient 5]), malignancy (patients 3 and 4) and acute glomerulonephritis (patient 2).
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The pathogenesis and treatment of pediatric Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephritis.
Effects of hemoperfusion in the treatment of childhood Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephritis.