November 1984

Hepatitis A—Induced of Minimal Change Nephropathy

Author Affiliations

From Northwestern Memorial Hospital (Dr Kron) and the Department of Nephrology, Colombus Hospital, Colombus-Cuneo-Cabrini Medical Center, (Dr Hedger), Chicago.

Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(11):2279-2280. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.04400020209039

• A two-month remission of minimal change disease induced by hepatitis A infection occurred. The remission was substantiated by clinical, biochemical, and pathologic methods. To our knowledge, this is the first such case reported in the literature.

(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:2279-2280)