Innocuous

Released on 29/01/2019

Key Learning Points

  • APSGN: long-term follow-up
  • APSGN: treatment
  • APSGN: when to consider renal biopsy
  • Acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis (APSGN)
  • Impetigo
  • Treatment of nonbullous impetigo

References

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2. Wessels, M. (2015). Streptococcal Infections. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine (19th ed., Vol. 1) (pp. 963-971). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.
3. HARTMAN-ADAMS H, BANVARD C, JUCKETT G. Impetigo: diagnosis and treatment. Am Fam Physician [online] 2014 Aug 15, 90(4):229-35 [viewed 03 August 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25250996
4. PEREIRA LB. Impetigo - review An Bras Dermatol [online] 2014 Mar-Apr, 89(2):293-299 [viewed 03 August 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4008061
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6. Stevens, D., Bisno, A., Chambers, H., et al. (2014). Practice Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections: 2014 Update by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Oxford Journals. Retrieved February 20, 2016, from http://cid.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/06/14/cid.ciu296.full
7. HARTMAN-ADAMS H, BANVARD C, JUCKETT G. Impetigo: diagnosis and treatment. Am Fam Physician [online] 2014 Aug 15, 90(4):229-35 [viewed 03 August 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25250996
8. PEREIRA LB. Impetigo - review An Bras Dermatol [online] 2014 Mar-Apr, 89(2):293-299 [viewed 03 August 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4008061
9. Cunha, J. (2015, November 13). Edema. Retrieved March 26, 2016, from http://www.medicinenet.com/edema/article.htm
10. Phelps KR. Edema. In: Walker HK, Hall WD, Hurst JW, editors. Clinical Methods: The History, Physical, and Laboratory Examinations. 3rd edition. Boston: Butterworths; 1990. Chapter 29. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK348/
11. Pan, C., and Avner, E. (2015). Glomerulonephritis Associated with Infections. Nelson Textbook of Pediatrics (20th ed., Vol. 2) (pp. 2498-2501). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier
12. Lewis, J., and Neilson, E. (2015). Glomerular Diseases. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine (19th ed., Vol. 2) (p. 1837). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill.
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15. JENNINGS RB, EARLE DP. POST-STREPTOCOCCAL GLOMERULONEPHRITIS: HISTOPATHOLOGIC AND CLINICAL STUDIES OF THE ACUTE, SUBSIDING ACUTE AND EARLY CHRONIC LATENT PHASES J Clin Invest [online] 1961 Aug, 40(8 Pt 1-2):1525-1595 [viewed 04 August 2016] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC292535