Kidney biopsy in patients with glomerulonephritis: is the earlier the better
BMC Nephrology, 06/12/2012
Haider DG et al. – 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.