IgA nephropathy

Annu Rev Med. 1987;38:157-68. doi: 10.1146/annurev.me.38.020187.001105.


IgA nephropathy is a syndrome and probably the most important glomerular disease in terms of incidence and mortality. This review documents the clinical and pathological features and concentrates on the evolving thoughts regarding pathogenesis and treatment.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Glomerulonephritis, IGA* / epidemiology
  • Glomerulonephritis, IGA* / immunology
  • Glomerulonephritis, IGA* / pathology
  • Glomerulonephritis, IGA* / therapy
  • Humans
  • Male