Increased urinary podocytes following indomethacin suggests drug-induced glomerular injury
Pediatric Nephrology, 04/04/2012Kent AL et al.
Increased number of podocytes in preterm neonates receiving indomethacin and higher excretion of albumin suggest glomerular injury is occurring. It is unknown whether injury to glomeruli during glomerulogenesis in preterm neonates has long–term sequelae for renal development and function into adulthood.
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