AA amyloidosis presenting with acute kidney injury, curable or not?
CONCLUSIONS: Amyloidosis should be considered especially in children presenting with proteinuria and with a history of recurrent fever. This report also emphasizes the efficacy of canakinumab to prevent or decelerate chronic renal failure in these patients although it does not reduce tissue deposition in long-term use.PMID:36082654 | DOI:10.24953/turkjped.2020.3900
Source: The Turkish Journal of Pediatrics - Category: Pediatrics Authors: Berfin Uysal Berna Ayta ç Vuruşkan Source Type: research
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