Vol 10, No 3 (2009): Practical Diabetology
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Published online: 2009-08-05

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Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis in type 2 diabetic patient

Rafał Donderski, Paweł Stróżecki, Wirginia Tomczak-Watras, Jadwiga Korenkiewicz, Łukasz Korenkiewicz, Andrzej Marszałek, Jacek Manitius
Diabetologia Praktyczna 2009;10(3):129-133.

Abstract

Atypical clinical course of diabetic nephropathy may indicate other non-diabetic kidney disease. It requires diverse diagnostic and therapeutic approach. We presented a case of patient who suffered from diabetes mellitus type 2 and nephrotic syndrome with superimposed primary glomerulonephitis - membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis histollogically proven. We described diagnostic tools and therapeutic procedure i.e. immunosupessive treatment with its benefits.

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