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Complete reversal of nephrotic syndrome secondary to amyloidosis with use of infliximab in a patient with inflammatory bowel disease and ankylosing spondylitis.
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PMID:  21574898     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 30-year-old woman was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in January 2006. One year later, she presented because of severe back pain and was diagnosed with ankylosing spondylitis (AS). In February 2008, the patient, while still under standard treatment for ulcerative colitis and AS, was admitted because of massive proteinuria and related symptoms. Nephrotic syndrome was observed and renal biopsy revealed amyloid deposits. After treatment with infliximab, nephrotic syndrome disappeared. We aim to present a case of secondary amyloidosis complicating ulcerative colitis and associated spondyloarthropathy.
Authors:
Mehmet Fatih Akdoğan; Murat Gücün; Nazım Denizli; Murat Güney; Ibrahim Akdag; Tevhide Bilgen Ozcan; Murat Duranay
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Renal failure     Volume:  33     ISSN:  1525-6049     ISO Abbreviation:  Ren Fail     Publication Date:  2011  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-05-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8701128     Medline TA:  Ren Fail     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  531-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Nephrology, Haydarpaşa Numune Training and Research Hospital , Istanbul , Turkey.
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