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Acute nephritic syndrome

  • Alternative Names

    Glomerulonephritis - acute; Acute glomerulonephritis; Nephritis syndrome - acute


    Many times the disorder cannot be prevented, although treatment of illness and infection may help to reduce the risk.


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