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    • Serum interleukins and urinary microglobulin in children with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome 

      Rizk, M.K.; El Nawawy, A.; Abdel Kareem, E.; Amer, E.S.; El Gezairy, D.; El Shafei, A.Z. (‎2005)‎
      We studied 60 children affected with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome [‎INS]‎ plus 20 age and sex matched controls. The children with INS were divided into 3 groups of 20: first presentation, remission and relapse. A complete blood picture and complete urinalysis were done. Serum interleukin [‎IL]‎-1beta, IL-6, tumour necrosis factor [‎TNF]‎ and quantitative urinary beta-2-microglobulin [‎beta-2-m]‎ excretion were estimated. IL-1beta and IL-6 were significantly higher in the study groups, the first presentation and relapse groups having the highest ...