DIABETES WITH NEPHROTIC SYNDROME. ROLE OF STEROID??

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a 15 yr old male with IDDM, taking insulin from last 10 year admitted with generalized swelling, ascites and hypertension (BP 150/100). urine examination show nephrotic range proteinurea; no RBC. S. cholestrol was 350, total protein 6g/dl, s.albumin 1.6g/dl. normal level of urea and serum creatinine.we make a diagnosis of nephrotic syndrome. what should be the further management of this child??.what is your experience in using steroid in a case of diabetes??

Case Comments:

  • 22 Jan 2013 23:50

    IT CAN BE DIABETIC NEPHROPATHY

     

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