Bijal Jain, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

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IgA Nephritis

I. What every physician needs to know. IgA nephropathy (IgAN) is the most common cause of primary (idiopathic) glomerulopathy wordwide, accounting for 10-40% of cases. Peak incidence is in the 2nd and 3rd decade of life, with at least a 2:1 male to female predominance, and occurs with greatest frequency in Asians and Caucasians (very…

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