Immune reconstitution renal-limited sarcoidosis presenting as acute kidney injury

V. A. Fernandez, D. B. Thomas, I. W. Reiser, S. Spitalewitz

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Abstract

An HIV-infected asymptomatic woman developed acute kidney injury six weeks after initiation of combination antiretroviral therapy (cART). A renal biopsy revealed both renal-limited sarcoidosis and HIV nephropathy. The acute renal injury reversed with glucocorticoid therapy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)68-70
Number of pages3
JournalInternational Journal of STD and AIDS
Volume23
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2012
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Acute kidney injury
  • Antiretroviral therapy
  • HIV
  • Nephropathy
  • Renal disease
  • Sarcoidosis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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