Thyroid function in children with nephrotic syndrome: A prospective hospital-based study
Abstract Background. Nephrotic syndrome is a common kidney disease among children which is characterized by proteinuria, hypercholesterolemia, hypoproteinemia, and edema. The urinary losses of proteins including albumin and thyroid-binding globulin might affect the thyroid hormone levels in those children. Objective. To assess the thyroid function in children with nephrotic syndrome during the nephrotic attack and after remission. Methods. This was ... إقراء المزيد