ABSTRACT – Kidney is a significant organ of the body that filters the blood and remove excess water and...
Kidney is a significant organ of the body that filters the blood and remove excess water and waste from the body. When nephrons (the units of the kidney) become inflamed, it is known as Nephritis which results in improper functioning of the kidney along with various other effects on the body. This inflammation is also known as Glomerulonephritis. Occurrence of this condition varies from person to person where some may have a sudden and severe symptoms, others may have gradually growing symptoms. Nephritis found at early stages can be easily treated but delay in diagnosis and treatment may worsen the condition that might lead to severe effects on body and daily routine.
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