How is a diagnosis of poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis (PSGN) confirmed?

Updated: Sep 07, 2018
  • Author: Zartash Zafar Khan, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Elevated streptococcal antibody titers in the setting of hypocomplementemic nephritis are essentially diagnostic of PSGN.


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