Glomerulonephritis in Bacterial Endocarditis

  • David S. Baldwin
  • Joel Neugarten


Glomerulonephritis occurring during the course of bacterial endocarditis was originally recognized as a clinical-pathological entity at the turn of the century (1). Since its initial description, the natural history of this form of glomerulonephritis has been dramatically influenced by the advent of antibiotic therapy and the changing epidemiology of infective endocarditis.


Infective Endocarditis Interstitial Nephritis Bacterial Endocarditis Glomerular Lesion Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David S. Baldwin
    • 1
  • Joel Neugarten
    • 2
  1. 1.Renal SectionNew York University School of Medicine, New York University and Bellevue Medical CentersNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Renal and Hypertension Division, Montefiore Medical CenterAlbert Einstein College of MedicineBronxUSA

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