by Cathy Parkes October 21, 2020 Updated: December 29, 2021
Key labs with Glomerulonephritis:
- Serum: Positive antistreptolysin-O titer.
- Urinanalysis: Hematuria, proteinuria.
- Throat culture: Positive for group A beta-hemolytic streptococcus
What is Glomerulonephritis? It's inflammation of the glomeruli, the small filters in the kidneys.
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