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By Vanessa Moreno, MD

Apr 04, 2019

IgAN & Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Igan, arkana laboratories, renal pathology, nephropathology, chronic kidney disease

IgAN is the most frequent diagnosis seen in kidney biopsies from patients with renal failure and history of inflammatory bowel disease. In a retrospective study performed by Ambruzs et al., the prevalence of IgAN was 24%, followed by TIN (19%), arterionephrosclerosis, ATI, proliferative GN and MCD.

Ambruzs JM, et al. The histopathologic spectrum of kidney biopsies in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. 2014 Clin J Am Soc Nephrol; 9(2):265-270.


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