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Rare association of Waardenburg syndrome with minimal change disease


1 Department of Nephrology, Nizamís Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad, Telangana, India
2 Department of Pathology, Dr. Lal PathLabs Ltd., National Reference Laboratory, Rohini, New Delhi, India

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SB Raju,
Department of Nephrology, Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad - 500 082, Telangana
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Waardenburg syndrome (WS) is a rare genetic disorder characterized by varying degrees of hearing loss, pigmentary anomalies, and defects of other neural crest cell-derived structures. The association of WS with renal anomalies has been described in the literature. However, nephrotic syndrome is a very rare association with WS, and only one case has been reported in the literature. We report a case of WS2 associated with biopsy-proven nephrotic syndrome (minimal change disease).


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