The Division of Nephrology and Hypertension at Nationwide Children’s Hospital provides specialized primary and consultative care for children with kidney and urinary tract problems through age 21. Disorders treated include acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, congenital anomalies of the kidneys and urinary tract, glomerular disorders, tubular disorders, urinary tract infection, kidney stones, electrolyte disorders, hypertension and metabolic bone disease. A full range of renal replacement therapy services are available, including hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy, aquapheresis and kidney transplantation.
What’s the Scope of Nephritis in Pediatric Patients With IgA Vasculitis?
IgA vasculitis (IgAV) is the most common vasculitis in children, usually presenting with typical purpuric rash, abdominal pain and arthritis. Up to half of children have kidney involvement. IgAVN has a heterogeneous presentation among children, and there remains a lack of consensus on how best the manage pediatric IgAVN.
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