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Review Papers | Pediatrics | India | Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019


Nephrotic Syndrome in a Child Suffering from Tetralogy of Fallot: A Rare Association

Dr. Vatti Rajeswari


Abstract: Nephrotic syndrome is an uncommon complication of tetralogy of Fallot and has been rarely reported in pediatric population. We describe a 5-year-old female child who was referred for investigation for persistent dyspnea, edema, and cyanosis and nephrotic range proteinuria. Our patient presented with a tetralogy of Fallot and nephrotic syndrome. Conclusion. This case reminds us that children with tetralogy of Fallot may develop nephrotic proteinuria.


Keywords: nephrotic syndrome, tertalogy of fallot, dyspnea, proteinuria, cyanosis, edema, glomerulosclerosis, micro albuminuria


Edition: Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019,


Pages: 1458 - 1459


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Dr. Vatti Rajeswari, "Nephrotic Syndrome in a Child Suffering from Tetralogy of Fallot: A Rare Association", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), Volume 8 Issue 10, October 2019, pp. 1458-1459, https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=ART20199209

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