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Possible Role of Malaria in the Aetiology of the Nephrotic Syndrome in Nairobi

Br Med J 1972; 2 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.5806.130 (Published 15 April 1972) Cite this as: Br Med J 1972;2:130
  1. P. H. Rees,
  2. R. D. Barr,
  3. P. E. Cordy,
  4. A. Voller

    Abstract

    In a study in Nairobi, Kenya, 30 young adults with nephrotic syndrome were investigated in detail and a further 18 were studied less completely. In no case was evidence found to support a possible role for malaria in the aetiology of the syndrome.