nephrotic syndrome

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n nephrotic syndrome a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol; usually associated with glomerulonephritis or with a complication of various systemic diseases
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Usage


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Four patients presented with nephrotic syndrome associated with hypothyroidism .
Hypothyroidism resolved on remission of nephrotic syndrome in two patients.
Membranous nephropathy with nephrotic syndrome occurred in a patient with anterior myocardial infarction 2 months after the start of clopidogrel treatment.
Membranous nephropathy with nephrotic syndrome occurred in a patient with anterior myocardial infarction 2 months after the start of clopidogrel treatment.
Four patients presented with nephrotic syndrome associated with hypothyroidism.
Hypothyroidism resolved on remission of nephrotic syndrome in two patients.
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