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Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis: Introduction

Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis: Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis is a rare, poorly understood kidney disease which can cause slow-progressing kidney failure. It is characterized by the deposit of immune complexes in the kidneys which affects kidney functioning. The kidney condition may be associated with autoimmune and lymphoproliferative diseases e.g. rheumatoid arthritis. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis is available below.

Symptoms of Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

Treatments for Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

  • No curative treatment has been found. A few patients who have undergone kidney transplants have had the condition reoccur. Yet other patients have had good results with steroid pulse therapy
  • Treatment of immunotactoid glomerulonephritis is dependant upon the cause of the disease, the severity of renal impairment, as well as the age and comorbidities of the patient. Treatments include:
    • Pulse steroid therapy - Has shown benefit in some patients
    • Immunosuppressants - may have a role in autoimmune disease
    • Antihypertensives - for management of high blood pressure, both in the acute and chronic phase
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Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis: Complications

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Causes of Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

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Misdiagnosis and Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

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More information about Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis

  1. Immunotactoid glomerulonephritis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Complications

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