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IGA Glomerulonephritis (IGA Nephropathy) Summary

Description: A chronic form of glomerulonephritis characterized by deposits of predominantly IMMUNOGLOBULIN A in the mesangial area (GLOMERULAR MESANGIUM). Deposits of COMPLEMENT C3 and IMMUNOGLOBULIN G are also often found. Clinical features may progress from asymptomatic HEMATURIA to END-STAGE KIDNEY DISEASE.

Also Known As: IGA Nephropathy; Berger's Disease; Berger Disease; Glomerulonephritis, IGA; Bergers Disease Show All >>

Networked: 3379 relevant articles (179 outcomes, 443 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for IGA Glomerulonephritis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Immunoglobulin A (IgA) : 24 outcomes 126 studies in 1341 results : IBA
  2. Antigen-Antibody Complex (Immune Complex) : 8 outcomes 15 studies in 258 results : IBA
  3. Creatinine : 8 outcomes 11 studies in 90 results : IBA
  4. Methylprednisolone : 8 outcomes 2 studies in 20 results : FDA 18 Generic
  5. Prednisolone (Predate) : 7 outcomes 5 studies in 38 results : FDA 55 Generic
  6. bredinin (mizoribine) : 7 outcomes 3 studies in 19 results : IBA
  7. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 6 outcomes 5 studies in 39 results : IBA
  8. Prednisone (Sone) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 23 results : FDA 119 Generic
  9. Idiopathic minimal change nephrotic syndrome : 5 outcomes 19 studies in 241 results : IBA
  10. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors (ACE Inhibitors) : 5 outcomes 11 studies in 41 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to IGA Glomerulonephritis

  1. Proteinuria
  2. Membranous Glomerulonephritis (Membranous Nephropathy)
  3. Glomerulonephritis
  4. Nephrotic Syndrome (Syndrome, Nephrotic)
  5. Hematuria
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Key Therapies for IGA Glomerulonephritis

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  1. Tonsillectomy : 39 outcomes 16 studies in 114 results
  2. Kidney Transplantation : 6 outcomes 9 studies in 96 results
  3. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 5 results
  4. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome 5 studies in 108 results
  5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 49 results
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