IgA Nephropathy (Berger's Dz)

Etiology

  • Ab-agn complex deposition
  • Most common cause of glomerulonephritis world wide

Risk Factors

  • Male > female
  • Male
  • Young
  • Asian

Symptoms

  • Gross hematuria
  • Often at time of resp or gi infxn→ a period of IgA activation

Tests