DISEASES OF CHILDHOOD : NEPHROPATHY. Nephritis acute (nephritis acuta) - etiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and course of, recognition, prediction and prevention
As a complication of scarlet fever, rarely after tonsillitis, otitis media, impetigo and other infections.
Symptoms. Urine: oliguria, moderate albuminuria, hematuria, cylinders; high blood pressure; slight edema; azotemia; further hypertrophy of the left ventricle and the focus of the aorta.
For. The disease lasts 2 - 8 - 12 weeks.
The prediction is good, although a possible transition in the chronic form.
Caution and careful treatment of infections.