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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 32  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 111-113

Nephrotic proteinuria and renal involvement in HIV-infected children


Department of Pediatric HIV, B. J. Wadia Hospital for Children, Parel, Mumbai, India

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HIV-associated nephropathy (HIVAN) has been reported in HIV-infected adults. HIVAN in children has not been described previously from the Indian subcontinent though we had reported earlier about non-nephrotic range proteinuria in HIV-infected children and their response to antiretroviral therapy (ART). We now report two children with HIV and nephrotic range proteinuria who demonstrated proliferative glomerulonephritis and mesangial hyperplasia, respectively.


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