C1q nephropathy with acute hemolytic uremic syndrome

Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation, 05/11/2012

The authors report a case of C1q nephropathy with hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) in an 18–year–old man associated with rapidly progressive renal failure. The patient did not respond to treatment with steroids and was started on maintenance hemodialysis. C1q nephropathy with HUS is rare and can lead to rapidly progressive renal failure.

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