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Severe nephropathy in three adolescents with cystic fibrosis.
  1. M L Melzi,
  2. D Costantini,
  3. M Giani,
  4. A C Appiani,
  5. A M Giunta
  1. Department of Paediatrics, University of Milan, Italy.

    Abstract

    Renal involvement has rarely been reported in patients with cystic fibrosis. We describe severe nephropathy with a rapidly fatal outcome in three adolescents with cystic fibrosis, and evaluate the important repercussions that the nephrotic syndrome had on the precarious clinical situation of these patients.

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