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Latest Article: Nephrotic Syndrome

Nephrotic Syndrome:   this disorder is characterized by marked proteinuria, hypoalbuminemia, hyperlipidemia, and edema.  Although nephrotic syndrome (NS) is not a disease itself, it results from a specific glomerular defect and indicates renal damage. Cause:  Primary (idiopathic) glomerulonephritis causes 75% of the cases (affecting adults and children). ...

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