• Clinical cure was effected in two patients with biopsyproved membranous nephropathy associated with neoplasms. One had a complete histologic remission as well. The incidence of malignancy in an unselected group of patients with membranous nephropathy in our institution was 9%. Careful workup in all patients over age 40 years with membranous nephropathy should be done to exclude tumor.
(Arch Intern Med 1985;145:2061-2063)
Yamauchi H, Linsey MS, Biava CG, Hopper J. Cure of Membranous Nephropathy After Resection of Carcinoma. Arch Intern Med. 1985;145(11):2061-2063. doi:10.1001/archinte.1985.00360110137027