Which treatments should be considered for immunoglobulin A (IgA) neuropathy according to Ministry of Health Labour and Welfare (MHLW) and Japanese Society of Nephrology (JSN) guidelines?

Updated: Feb 15, 2018
  • Author: Sohail Abdul Salim, MD, FASN, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Treatments to be considered, if necessary. are as follows:

  • Reduce blood pressure
  • Reduce salt intake
  • Normalize lipid and glucose metabolism
  • Reduce body weight
  • Smoking cessation

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