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Post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis (GN)

  • Alternative Names

    Glomerulonephritis - post-streptococcal; Post-infectious glomerulonephritis


    Prevention

    Treating known streptococcal infections may prevent post-streptococcal GN.


    References

    Appel GB. Glomerular disorders and nephrotic syndromes. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007: chap 122.