Nephrotic Syndrome in a Child Suffering from Tetralogy of Fallot: A Rare Association
European Journal of Molecular & Clinical Medicine,
2020, Volume 7, Issue 7, Pages 5982-5985
AbstractNephrotic syndrome is an uncommon complication of tetralogy of Fallot and has been rarely reported in pediatric population. We describe a 5-year-old female child who was referred for investigation for persistent dyspnea, edema, and cyanosis and nephrotic range proteinuria. Our patient presented with a tetralogy of Fallot and nephrotic syndrome. Conclusion. This case reminds us that children with tetralogy of Fallot may develop nephrotic proteinuria.
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