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Glomerulonephritis

Kate Wesseling-Perry, MD and Solomon Behar, MD
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Post-infectious glomerulonephritis is the most common type of GN, and usually occurs after a case of group A strep, although other infections can also trigger it.  Treatment is supportive with a role for medication to lower the blood pressure if patient is hypertensive.  Other causes of glomerulonephritis include IgA nephropathy, lupus, shunt nephritis, hereditary nephritis, rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis, and pauci-immune.

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