IgA nephropathy in psoriasis

Tejinder S. Ahuja, Marjorie Funtanilla, John J. De Groot, Ariel Velasco, John Badalamenti, Stephen Wilson

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IgA nephropathy (IGAN) was first described by Berger and Hinglais in 1968. It is now the most common glomerular disease worldwide. IGAN has been associated with several diseases. Its association with psoriasis has been rarely described. We report a case of IGAN with crescentic changes, associated with psoriasis vulgaris. We review the literature on the association of IGAN with psoriasis and discuss the likely pathogenetic linkage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)425-429
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican journal of nephrology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 1998


  • IgA nephropathy
  • Psoriasis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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    Ahuja, T. S., Funtanilla, M., De Groot, J. J., Velasco, A., Badalamenti, J., & Wilson, S. (1998). IgA nephropathy in psoriasis. American journal of nephrology, 18(5), 425-429. https://doi.org/10.1159/000013388