Two patients with cystic fibrosis developed acute onset nephrotic syndrome and died within three months of presentation. Examination of renal biopsy specimens indicated amyloid. The onset of proteinuria or a fall in baseline renal function should alert the physician to this rare complication.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Sep 1993|
- Cystic Fibrosis/complications
- Nephrotic Syndrome/etiology