IgA nephropathy historical perspective

Jump to: navigation, search

IgA nephropathy Microchapters

Home

Patient Information

Overview

Historical Perspective

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating IgA nephropathy from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Screening

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

Diagnostic Study of Choice

History and Symptoms

Physical Examination

Laboratory Findings

Electrocardiogram

X-ray

CT

MRI

Echocardiography or Ultrasound

Other Imaging Findings

Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy

Surgery

Primary prevention

Secondary Prevention

Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy

Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

IgA nephropathy historical perspective On the Web

Most recent articles

Most cited articles

Review articles

CME Programs

Powerpoint slides

Images

American Roentgen Ray Society Images of IgA nephropathy historical perspective

All Images
X-rays
Echo & Ultrasound
CT Images
MRI

Ongoing Trials at Clinical Trials.gov

US National Guidelines Clearinghouse

NICE Guidance

FDA on IgA nephropathy historical perspective

CDC on IgA nephropathy historical perspective

IgA nephropathy historical perspective in the news

Blogs on IgA nephropathy historical perspective

Directions to Hospitals Treating IgA nephropathy

Risk calculators and risk factors for IgA nephropathy historical perspective

Editor-In-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S., M.D. [1] Ali Poyan Mehr, M.D. [2] Associate Editor(s)-in-Chief: Olufunmilola Olubukola M.D.[3]

Overview

IgA nephropathy (Berger disease) was first described by Jean Berger, a pathologist, and Nicole Hinglais, an electron microscopist, in 1968 in France.

Historical Perspective

  • In 1968, IgA nephropathy was first described by Jean Berger, a pathologist, and Nicole Hinglais, an electron microscopist, in France.[1][2][3][4]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Berger J (1969). "IgA glomerular deposits in renal disease". Transplant Proc. 1 (4): 939–44. PMID 4107073.
  2. Berger J, Hinglais N (1968). "[Intercapillary deposits of IgA-IgG]". J Urol Nephrol (Paris). 74 (9): 694–5. PMID 4180586.
  3. Feehally J, Cameron JS (2011). "IgA nephropathy: progress before and since Berger". Am J Kidney Dis. 58 (2): 310–9. doi:10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.03.024. PMID 21705126.
  4. Feehally, John; Cameron, J. Stewart (2011). "IgA Nephropathy: Progress Before and Since Berger". American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 58 (2): 310–319. doi:10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.03.024. ISSN 0272-6386.

Linked-in.jpg