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Saudi Journal of Kidney Diseases and Transplantation
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Year : 2011  |  Volume : 22  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 1017-1018
Diarrhea-related hemolytic uremic syndrome: Unmasking antifactor H antibodies


Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India

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Ankur Gupta
Department of Nephrology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110029
India
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The cases of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) preceeded by diarrhea are commonly labeled as D+ HUS. However, with severe renal failure or with delayed recovery, such cases should be evaluated for rarer associations like Factor H (FH), I and CD 46 deficiency or mutations. We report such a presentation of a young boy who initially came with diarrhea and had features of HUS with delayed renal recovery. He later turned out to have anti-FH antibody-related HUS.


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