Hyperuricemia is associated with progression of IgA nephropathy


Bakan A., Oral A., Elcioglu O. C. , Takir M., Kostek O., Ozkok A., ...More

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, vol.47, no.4, pp.673-678, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-015-0939-7
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.673-678

Abstract

IgA nephropathy (IgAN) is one of the world's most common glomerular diseases. Hyperuricemia was recently defined as risk factor for chronic kidney disease. We aimed to investigate the impact of baseline serum uric acid levels on progression of IgAN.