Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome: Causes, Tests and Treatments
by Michelle Gabata, M.D.
Nephrotic syndrome is a condition in which the glomeruli (the filters of the kidneys) in the kidneys are damaged, causing them to leak large amounts of protein from the blood into the urine. Although a rare condition, it is one of the most common kidney problems found among children. If your loved one has this devastating disease, this book will give you the vital information you need to know.