Month: January 2024

January 25, 2024

NEPHRO-ZEBRA – a neonate with severe jaundice, persistent thrombocytopenia & recurrent acute kidney injury later in childhood: Joining the dots!

What should we think, if we get a child with thrombotic microangiopathy, recurrent episodes of AKI with a history of severe neonatal jaundice needing an exchange transfusion. This week in ‘J Nephrology’, we publish a ‘Nephro-Zebra Quiz’ for the fellows. Full text link is here https://rdcu.be/dwQCh

January 21, 2024

PCRRT-ICONIC Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology, Point of Care Ultrasound and Pediatric Dialysis School

PCRRT-ICONIC Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology, Point of Care Ultrasound and Pediatric Dialysis School’ 27-28 April, 2024 Gurgaon, Haryana, INDIA. Meeting Website: https://picunephrologycourses.com/ Conference Brochure: https://picunephrologycourses.com/pdf/Brochure-2024.pdf Registrations: https://in.eregnow.com/ticketing/register/pccndc2024

January 19, 2024

The Case | Neonatal seizures and tubular dysfunction in childhood: joining the dots!

In today’s February issue of ‘Kidney International’ journal, we published a very interesting case in the ‘Make Your Diagnosis’ section of a neonate with seizures who later in life presented to us with tubular dysfunction. Here’s the full text for the fellows. Read More: https://authors.elsevier.com/a/1iR~QJOcprWhw

January 16, 2024

Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome in children and adults

Happy to share with you that our unit at Medanta is now part of International, Multicentric Phase 3 trial on Crovalimab in atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome in children and adults. There’s a need to explore more anti-complement drugs in aHUS. Kindly let us know if you have a patient of atypical HUS including post-partum HUS.

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January 5, 2024

PCRRT-ICONIC Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology, Point of Care Ultrasound and Pediatric Dialysis

We are conducting the next in-person ‘PCRRT-ICONIC Critical Care Pediatric Nephrology, Point of Care Ultrasound and Pediatric Dialysis School’ on 27-28 April, 2024 at Gurgaon, Haryana, INDIA. The content will include state of art lectures on topics of practical importance like- acute kidney injury, dialysis in NICU & PICU, Fluid management, biomarkers and various dialysis

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