Acute thrombocytopenia associated with post-streptococcal acute glomerulonephritis

Citation
T. Muguruma et al., Acute thrombocytopenia associated with post-streptococcal acute glomerulonephritis, J PAEDIAT C, 36(4), 2000, pp. 401-402
Citations number
10
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Pediatrics
Journal title
JOURNAL OF PAEDIATRICS AND CHILD HEALTH
ISSN journal
1034-4810 → ACNP
Volume
36
Issue
4
Year of publication
2000
Pages
401 - 402
Database
ISI
SICI code
1034-4810(200008)36:4<401:ATAWPA>2.0.ZU;2-E
Abstract
A case of acute thrombocytopenia associated with post-streptococcal acute g lomerulonephritis is described. The patient showed a mild glomerulonephriti s and a remarkable increase of platelet-associated immunoglobulin G (PAIgG) . The relation between the mild degree of glomerulonephritis and the high P AIgG value is discussed.