Cerebral Venous Thrombosis and Secondary Polycythemia in a Case of Nephrotic syndrome

Nagaraju, Shankar Prasad and Bairy, Manohar and Prabhu, Ravindra A and Sambhaji, Charudutt Jayant (2016) Cerebral Venous Thrombosis and Secondary Polycythemia in a Case of Nephrotic syndrome. Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation, 27 (2). pp. 391-394.

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Abstract

Cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) and polycythemia are considered as rare and life threatening complications of nephrotic syndrome. We report an unusual combination of both these complications in a case of nephrotic syndrome due to minimal change disease that was treated successfully. There was prompt and complete remission of nephrotic syndrome with steroid therapy, concurrent with complete resolution of polycythemia and CVT

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Nephrology
Medicine > KMC Manipal > Radiology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 09 Apr 2016 11:45
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2016 11:45
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/145795

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