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Infection-associated nephropathies 

Infection-associated nephropathies
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Infection-associated nephropathies
Author(s):

A Neil Turner

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199204854.003.211007_update_002

Update:

Minor updates made throughout chapter

Further reading updated to reflect new research

Two additional figures added to the chapter

Updated on 27 Apr 2017. The previous version of this content can be found here.
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date: 17 October 2017

Infection may be a primary cause of renal disease (e.g. postinfectious glomerulonephritis) or affect the kidneys on a background of debilitating illnesses and previous medical interventions. Renal disease may arise as a consequence of immune responses to a pathogen, direct invasion by the microorganism, or the effects of infection on the systemic or local circulations....

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