Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Introduction

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Nephrotic syndrome is a condition marked by very high levels of protein in the urine; low levels of protein in the blood; swelling, ... more about Childhood nephrotic syndrome.

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Various kidney glomeruli conditions in children. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Childhood nephrotic syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Treatments for Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Childhood nephrotic syndrome:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Childhood nephrotic syndrome?

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Types of Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Diagnostic Tests for Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Test for Childhood nephrotic syndrome in your own home

Click for Tests

Causes of Childhood nephrotic syndrome

More information about causes of Childhood nephrotic syndrome:

Disease Topics Related To Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Childhood nephrotic syndrome:

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect)...read more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm...read more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or...read more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also...read more »

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Childhood nephrotic syndrome:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Childhood nephrotic syndrome, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Evidence Based Medicine Research for Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Medical research articles related to Childhood nephrotic syndrome include:

Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database

Prognosis for Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Prognosis for Childhood nephrotic syndrome: In children, 80 percent of nephrotic syndrome cases are caused by minimal change disease, which can be successfully treated with prednisone. (Source: excerpt from Nephrotic Syndrome in Adults: NIDDK)

Research about Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Visit our research pages for current research about Childhood nephrotic syndrome treatments.

Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Broader Related Topics

Childhood nephrotic syndrome Message Boards

Related forums and medical stories:

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Childhood nephrotic syndrome, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Article Excerpts about Childhood nephrotic syndrome

Nephrotic syndrome is a condition marked by very high levels of protein in the urine; low levels of protein in the blood; swelling, especially around the eyes, feet, and hands; and high cholesterol. Nephrotic syndrome results from damage to the kidneys' glomeruli (the singular form is glomerulus). Glomeruli are tiny blood vessels that filter waste and excess water from the blood and send them to the bladder as urine. (Source: excerpt from Nephrotic Syndrome in Adults: NIDDK)

Related Childhood nephrotic syndrome Info

Videos about Childhood nephrotic syndrome

 

Forum Discussions about Childhood nephrotic syndrome

More information about Childhood nephrotic syndrome

  1. Childhood nephrotic syndrome: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Alternative Treatments
  6. Misdiagnosis
  7. Testing & Diagnosis
  8. Home Testing
  9. Types
  10. Prognosis
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise