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Nephrotic syndrome type 2

Nephrotic syndrome type 2: Introduction

Nephrotic syndrome type 2: A rare, severe kidney disorder which usually results in end-stage kidney failure. The condition is inherited in an autosomal recessive manner. Steroids and immunosuppressive therapies are of no effect on the disease and only a kidney transplant can resolve the condition. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Nephrotic syndrome type 2 is available below.

Symptoms of Nephrotic syndrome type 2

Treatments for Nephrotic syndrome type 2

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Nephrotic syndrome type 2: Complications

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Causes of Nephrotic syndrome type 2

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Nephrotic syndrome type 2: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Nephrotic syndrome type 2

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good"...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal...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...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 other causes of...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known...read more »

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Nephrotic syndrome type 2: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Nephrotic syndrome type 2

Prognosis for Nephrotic syndrome type 2: End-stage kidney disease occurs within years of onset of symptom. A kidney transplant is an effective cure with reoccurrence of the disease virtually negligible.

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