What treatments are available for pediatric HIV nephropathy?

Updated: Mar 05, 2020
  • Author: Delia M Rivera, MD; Chief Editor: Russell W Steele, MD  more...
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Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors appear to have kidney-sparing effects and are being studied.

Symptomatic treatment with fluid restriction, a low-salt diet, and diuretics may be needed in cases of frank nephrosis.


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