Adam was born with Congenital Nephrotic Syndrome, which meant his kidneys were unable to filter fluids properly.
What does NS stand for?
NS stands for Nephrotic Syndrome
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- Navy SEALs
- Nazareth Sisters
- Near Side
- Neck Strap
- Nederlandse Spoorwegen (Dutch Railroads)
- Negative Small (number)
- Negeri Sembilan (Malaysian state)
- Neighbor Solicitation (computing)
- Neighborhood Systems
Samples in periodicals archive:
FSGS is one of the causes of Nephrotic Syndrome (NS), which may also arise from diabetes, cancer, amyloidosis, lupus, vasculitic disorders and other conditions.
A Patients with severe nephrotic syndrome, on rare occasions, may present with an albumin level less than 1 g/dL.
Relapses of nephrotic syndrome often follow minor infections, commonly of the upper respiratory tract.
He was diagnosed with nephrotic syndrome when he was six.
But determined not to give up, her mum and dad have thrown themselves into organising fundraisers for the Nephrotic Syndrome Trust, which funds research into the disease.