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06-05-2009, 09:37 AM
Mesangioproliferative.

Causes:
Idiopathic Ig A nephropathy (Bergers D.) B
Ig A nephropathy
Common in young adults.
Commonly presented with recurrent haematuria.
20 % of eases develop nephrotic $.
Common in pts with chronic Liver disease.
Micro
Light cells ­.
E/M mesangial proliferation
immunofl Ig A + C3.

ttt : Steroids or immunosuppressive?!!
­Long term Ab advocated as the episodes of macroscopic haematuria associated with upper respiratory tract infection

Source: Internal Medicine Book of Dr.Osama Mahmoud (Ain Shams University)