Kidney biopsy in patients with glomerulonephritis: is the earlier the better

BMC Nephrology, 06/12/2012

Kidney function at the time point of histological glomerulonephritis (GN) diagnosis is associated with clinical outcome, likely due to early initiation of specific drug treatment. This suggests that selection of therapy yields greatest benefit before renal function is impaired in GN.

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