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Crescentic glomerulonephritis: a possible complication of streptokinase treatment for myocardial infarction.
  1. N Murray,
  2. J Lyons,
  3. M Chappell

    Abstract

    Twenty days after a streptokinase infusion given for myocardial infarction, a patient developed a group G streptococcal throat infection. Thirteen days later he presented with a serum sickness type illness and progressive renal failure. Renal biopsy showed crescentic glomerulonephritis.

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