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How does the presence of extra-renal manifestations influence this decision?

How do you monitor response and what do you consider a satisfactory response? Do you aim for a certain threshold of proteinuria?

KEYNOTE-564 required CrCl 30 or above. Not having a baseline/stable CrCl may make it difficult to diagnose or treat IO nephritis. 

Do you insist on ambulatory/home blood pressures to rule in/out white coat hypertension? Does your practice have a system to log patients' BPs to supp...

Do you refer all patients with suspected LN, patients with confirmed LN, or patients with specific features (not responding to usual therapy, certain ...

Prior retrospective studies have suggested a lower rate of future catheter use with a backup AVF in place (Haralabopoulos et al., PMID 32852703).

This question is part of a collaboration with RheumMadness and is in reference to Pathogenic ANCA (RAVE Trial).

Invited Professor Series Video: Volume Management and Access Troubleshooting in Peritoneal Dialysis - Claretha Lyas, MD

Invited Professor Series Video: Volume Management and Access Troubleshooting in Peritoneal Dialysis - Claretha Lyas, MD

See dapagliflozin drug insert form which states Farxiga is not recommended for patients with PKD.

If there are light chain deposits on the kidney, is that conclusive of MGRS?

A specific example would be a clinically quiescent but serologically active patient.

What doses of allopurinol do you use, and how frequently do you titrate the dose?

Do you wait to monitor response to empiric corticosteroids before pursuing a kidney biopsy?

Would you bridge with enoxaparin 0.7 mg/kg/day in an ESKD patient, as described in a previous retrospective study (Pon et al., PMID: 24718051)?

Is there a role for immunosuppressive medications such as TNF inhibitors in the management of IgA nephropathy in this setting?

What are the expected outcomes if you were to irradiate the pelvis in someone on peritoneal dialysis? 

- Dialysis catheter used for hemodialysis- RIJ thrombus in dialysis catheter was incidentally found- Patient asymptomatic with no prior history of VTE...


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