Chronic kidney disease in preeclamptic patients: not found unless searched for-Is a nephrology evaluation useful after an episode of preeclampsia?

CONCLUSIONS: Within the limits of a single-center study, our data quantify CKD as common in PE women and suggest the presence of a "CKD phenotype" characterised by preterm delivery and adequate growth, implying that CKD is compatible with good placental function up to the last phase of pregnancy. PMID: 31317437 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Nephrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: J Nephrol Source Type: research

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Source: Society for Endocrinology - Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news
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Source: Southern Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Tags: South Med J Source Type: research
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Source: Southern Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Tags: South Med J Source Type: research
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Source: Southern Medical Journal - Category: General Medicine Tags: South Med J Source Type: research
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Source: Informatics for Health and Social Care - Category: Information Technology Tags: Inform Health Soc Care Source Type: research
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Source: Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology - Category: Environmental Health Source Type: research
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Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
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Source: Ciencia e Saude Coletiva - Category: Occupational Health Source Type: research
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Source: Physis: Revista de Saude Coletiva - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
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Source: Physis: Revista de Saude Coletiva - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
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