Post Infectious Glomerulonephritis–Rare, but Reversible Cause of Acute Kidney Injury During Pregnancy
Received Date: Aug 23, 2017 / Accepted Date: Oct 18, 2017 / Published Date: Oct 23, 2017
Acute glomerulonephritis caused by Group A beta hemolytic streptococci and other organisms such as staphylococcus and gram negative bacteria is a rare occurrence in pregnancy. It should be considered in differential diagnosis in pregnant lady presenting with body edema, hematuria and reduced urine output.
Keywords: Pregnancy; Postinfectious glomerulonephritis; Acute kidney injury; Dialysis
Citation: De Zoysa HDJ, Weerakkody RM, Peranantharajah T (2017) Post Infectious Glomerulonephritis–Rare, but Reversible Cause of Acute Kidney Injury During Pregnancy. J Immuno Biol 2:132. Doi: 10.4172/2476-1966.1000132
Copyright: ©2017 De Zoysa HDJ, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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