High frequency of kidney and urinary tract anomalies in asymptomatic first-degree relatives of patients with CAKUT


Bulum B. , Ozcakar Z. B. , Ustuner E., Dusunceli E., Kavaz A., Duman D., et al.

PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, cilt.28, ss.2143-2147, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00467-013-2530-8
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.2143-2147

Özet

Congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) commonly cause chronic kidney disease in children. While most CAKUT cases are sporadic, observed familial clustering suggests that the pathogenesis is influenced by genetic factors.