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Varicella glomerulonephritis mimicking microscopic polyangiitis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  14740169     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Varicella in childhood is usually a self-limiting illness with few complications. Varicella nephritis is an uncommon entity and seen mostly in immunocompromized individuals. We report a 14-year-old boy with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis who developed varicella nephritis and in whom the renal manifestations preceded the skin lesions by 1 week. This is an extremely unusual occurrence, and only one case has been described before. Such a presentation can mimic the clinical features of microscopic polyangiitis.
Authors:
Rashna Dass; Surjit Singh; Vijay Kumar; Kim Vaiphei; Sunil Agrawal; T Saeed; Ranjana W Minz
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2004-01-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  Rheumatology international     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0172-8172     ISO Abbreviation:  Rheumatol. Int.     Publication Date:  2004 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-11-19     Completed Date:  2005-04-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8206885     Medline TA:  Rheumatol Int     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  362-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Advanced Pediatric Center, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, 160012, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Arthritis, Juvenile Rheumatoid / diagnosis,  immunology*
Biopsy, Needle
Chickenpox / complications*,  immunology
Diagnosis, Differential
Glomerulonephritis / etiology*,  pathology*
Humans
Immunocompromised Host*
Immunohistochemistry
Kidney Function Tests
Male
Rare Diseases
Risk Assessment
Severity of Illness Index
Vasculitis / diagnosis,  pathology*

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