VOLUME 38 - ISSUE 4 / 2016

Hyperuricemia as a potential risk factor for type 2 diabetes and diabetic nephropathy
Pratik Shah, Petter Bjornstad, Richard J Johnson
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):386-387
Contrast induced nephropathy
Elizabeth Maccariello
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):388-389

Basic Research

Impact of gender in early structural changes of contrast induced nephropathy in rats
José Carlos Carraro-Eduardo, Mariana Franco Ferraz Santino, Heloisa Werneck de Macedo, Licínio Esmeraldo da Silva
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):390-395

Chronic Kidney Disease

Is there a relationship between tryptophan dietary intake and plasma levels of indoxyl sulfate in chronic kidney disease patients on hemodialysis?
Jessyca Sousa de Brito, Natália Alvarenga Borges, Carla Juliana Ribeiro Dolenga, José Carlos Carraro-Eduardo, Lia Sumie Nakao, Denise Mafra
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):396-402

Epidemiology and Clinical Nephrology

Serum uric acid and its association with hypertension, early nephropathy and chronic kidney disease in type 2 diabetic patients
Mohamed Fouad, Hoda Fathy, Amal Zidan
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):403-410

Dialysis and Extracorporeal Treatment

Quality of life in hemodialysis patients and the relationship with mortality, hospitalizations and poor treatment adherence
Araiê Prado Berger Oliveira, Debora Berger Schmidt, Thaís Malucelli Amatneeks, Jéssica Caroline dos Santos, Luiza Helena Raittz Cavallet, Renate Brigitte Michel
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):411-420

Renal Transplantation

Pregnancy after kidney transplantation: high rates of maternal complications
Cristina Candido, Marina Pontello Cristelli, Ana Raquel Fernandes, Andre Caires Alvino de Lima, Laila Almeida Viana, Jussara L Sato, Nelson Sass, Helio Tedesco-Silva, Jose Osmar Medina-Pestana
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):421-426

Pediatric Nephrology

Uromodulin: a new biomarker of fetal renal function?
Thais Emanuelle Faria Botelho, Alamanda Kfoury Pereira, Patrícia Gonçalves Teixeira, Eura Martins Lage, Gabriel Costa Osanan, Ana Cristina Simões e Silva
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):427-434
An update on pathology of IgA nephropathy
Maria Fernanda Soares
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):435-440
Mental disorders in children and adolescents with lower urinary tract dysfunction
Renata Cristiane Marciano, Maíra Glória de Freitas Cardoso, Mônica Maria de Almeida Vasconcelos, Jonas Jardim de Paula, Eduardo Araujo Oliveira, Eleonora Moreira Lima
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):441-449
Treatment of idiopathic light chain deposition disease: complete remission with bortezomib and dexamethasone
João Tadeu Damian Souto Filho, Jorge Murilo Grillo Monteiro, Inêz Barcellos de Andrade
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):450-454
Acute myeloid leukemia after kidney transplantation: a case report and literature review
Francesca Cardarelli, Vanesa Bijol, Anil Chandraker, Cindy Varga, Leonardo V. Riella
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):455-461
Patient in chronic hemodialysis with right atrial mass: thrombus, fungal endocarditis or atrial myxoma?
Talita G. Salani, Cynthia de Moura Borges, Carolina S. Urbini, Patrícia Schincariol, Kélcia Rosana da Silva Quadros, Maria Almerinda Ribeiro-Alves, Rodrigo Bueno de Oliveira
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):462-465
Hypercalcemia and renal function impairment associated with vitamin D toxicity: case report
Vanessa Guerra, Osvaldo Merege Vieira, Alan Fernandes Laurindo, Francisco Jose Albuquerque de Paula, Miguel Moysés
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):466-469
Purple urine bag syndrome: case report for Streptoccocus agalactiae and literature review
Klaus Nunes Ficher, Amanda Azevedo Neves de Araújo, Sandra Gomes de Barros Houly, Paulo Ricardo Gessolo Lins, Moacyr Silva, Aecio Flavio Teixeira de Góis
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):470-472
Nodular glomerulosclerosis in a non-diabetic hypertensive, dyslipidemic, smoker patient: a case report
Liliane Silvano Araújo, Alessandro Alves Queiroz, Maria Luíza Reis Monteiro, Crislaine Aparecida Silva, Lívia Helena de Morais Pereira, Mariana Molinar Mauad Cintra, Claudia Renata Bibiano Borges, Juliana Reis Machado, Marlene Antônia dos Reis
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):473-477
Lupus cystitis presenting with hidronephrosis and gastrointestinal involvement
Flávio Teles, Larissa Gonçalves de Albuquerque Santos, Carlos Eugênio Lira Tenório, Monique Ramalho Marinho, Saulo Rodrigo de Ramalho Moraes, Davi de Brito Câmara, Renata Oliveira Santos, Camila Ricardo Uchôa Lins, André Falcão Pedrosa Costa
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):478-482
Careful selection of predictor variables of AKI for robust regression model in Intensive Care Unit
Tauqeer Hussain Mallhi, Amer Hayat Khan, Azmi Sarriff, Azreen Syazril Adnan, Yusra Habib Khan
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):483-484
Author's response
Luis Alberto Batista Peres
Braz. J. Nephrol. (J. Bras. Nefrol.) 2016;38(4):485

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