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Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis: A condition characterized by glomerulonephritis which occurs after a streptococcal infection. See detailed information below for a list of 6 causes of Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Post streptococcal glomerulonephritis (PSGN) is an uncommon complication of either a strep throat or a streptococcal skin infection. Symptoms of PSGN develop within 10 days following a strep throat or 3 weeks following a GAS skin infection. PSGN involves inflammation of the kidney. Symptoms include pale skin, lethargy, loss of appetite, headache and dull back pain. Clinical findings may include dark-colored urine, swelling of different parts of the body (edema), and high blood pressure. Treatment of PSGN consists of supportive care. (Source: excerpt from Group A Streptococcal Infections, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
Post streptococcal glomerulonephritis (PSGN) is an uncommon complication of either a strep throat or a... (Source: excerpt from Group A Streptococcal Infections, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
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Medical Conditions associated with Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis:
Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes), Infection-related symptoms (1293 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes)
Symptoms related to Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis:
Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Scarlet fever, Strep throat (2 causes), Streptococcal Infections, Streptococcal skin infection, Streptococcus Group A, Streptococcus zooepidemicus
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