Nephrotic Syndrome


Nephrotic Syndrome is a rare kidney disease in children and adults and has many causes that lead to abnormal filtering in the kidneys, leading to excess protein and blood cells in the urine.


Link to Gene Reviews or Guidelines


 Further information

  • Bierzynska, A. et al. (2017). Genomic and clinical profiling of a national nephrotic syndrome cohort advocates a precision medicine approach to disease management. Kidney International 91 (4); 937-947.


More detailed Information for Health Professionals will be available on the ARRK website in the near future.

If you would like to form or be part of a Disease Specific Research Group (DSRG) for Nephrotic Syndrome, please contact the ARRK registry ( or Dr Hugh McCarthy (


The resources on this page provide information for healthcare professionals. If you have questions about a medical condition or health related issue, please consult your medical doctor or a healthcare professional.


This page was last updated on 24th Oct, 2018.