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Nephrotic syndrome is characterized by a set of signs and symptoms including proteinuria, low protein levels in the blood, hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia, and edema. It may be caused by various disorders of the kidney, and the management of the condition varies according to the specific case and the cause of the symptoms.
Renal infarction linked with acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac amyloidosis

Renal infarction linked with acute kidney injury in patients with cardiac amyloidosis

Scientists identify 'skeleton key' for congenital kidney disease research

Scientists identify 'skeleton key' for congenital kidney disease research

Research reveals three-dimensional structure of membrane channel that controls blood pressure

Research reveals three-dimensional structure of membrane channel that controls blood pressure

Researchers identify genes linked to childhood nephrotic syndrome

Researchers identify genes linked to childhood nephrotic syndrome

Study provides insights into genetics underlying debilitating pediatric kidney disease

Study provides insights into genetics underlying debilitating pediatric kidney disease

Transgenic fruit flies can shed light on genetic mutations that underlie kidney disease in humans

Transgenic fruit flies can shed light on genetic mutations that underlie kidney disease in humans

Drosophila models help illuminate molecular mechanisms underlying nephrotic syndrome

Drosophila models help illuminate molecular mechanisms underlying nephrotic syndrome

Young children experience better long-term kidney transplant success than adults, study finds

Young children experience better long-term kidney transplant success than adults, study finds

Health care resource use and costs of H.P. Acthar® gel for multiple sclerosis relapse

Health care resource use and costs of H.P. Acthar® gel for multiple sclerosis relapse

Variant signs worldwide exclusive license and development agreement with L&F Research

Variant signs worldwide exclusive license and development agreement with L&F Research

New biobank initiative may help unlock some of the mysteries linked to Down syndrome

New biobank initiative may help unlock some of the mysteries linked to Down syndrome

Researchers discover second protein associated with membranous nephropathy

Researchers discover second protein associated with membranous nephropathy

Liposorber LA-15 System to treat pediatric patients with primary FSGS gets FDA approval

Liposorber LA-15 System to treat pediatric patients with primary FSGS gets FDA approval

Researchers to develop new diagnostic tools and treatments for people with rare diseases

Researchers to develop new diagnostic tools and treatments for people with rare diseases

Extended steroid treatment fails to reduce pediatric nephrotic relapse

Extended steroid treatment fails to reduce pediatric nephrotic relapse

Rituximab aids remission in idiopathic membranous nephropathy

Rituximab aids remission in idiopathic membranous nephropathy

Questcor second quarter net sales increase to $112.5 million

Questcor second quarter net sales increase to $112.5 million

Inspiration receives FDA clinical hold order for IB1001 phase III studies on hemophilia B

Inspiration receives FDA clinical hold order for IB1001 phase III studies on hemophilia B

Rituximab does not appear to benefit children with INS

Rituximab does not appear to benefit children with INS

Questcor reports record vial shipments of Acthar in fourth quarter 2011

Questcor reports record vial shipments of Acthar in fourth quarter 2011