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Nephrotic syndrome complicated by tubular dysfunction. Case report and review of possible mechanisms.
  1. A. S. Luder,
  2. S. L. Cohen,
  3. C. Fisher


    A 35-year-old-man presented with nephrotic syndrome due to mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis; he later developed a potassium-losing state, generalized amino aciduria and glycosuria. Clinical and biochemical improvement occurred after steroid therapy. The possible pathophysiological mechanisms are discussed.

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