What is the resolution of urinary abnormalities in acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis (APSGN)?

Updated: Dec 05, 2018
  • Author: Rajendra Bhimma, MBChB, MD, PhD, DCH (SA), FCP(Paeds)(SA), MMed(Natal); Chief Editor: Craig B Langman, MD  more...
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Urinary abnormalities resolve at various times after onset. Proteinuria may disappear within the first 2-3 months or may slowly decrease over 6 months. Intermittent or postural proteinuria has been noted for 1-2 years after onset.


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