DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for nephrotic syndrome

Nephrotic syndrome [DOID:1184]

Nephrotic syndrome is a nonspecific disorder in which the kidneys are damaged, causing them to leak large amounts of protein (proteinuria at least 3.5 grams per day per 1.73m2 body surface area) from the blood into the urine.

Synonyms:  nephrotic syndrome,  DOID:1184,  nephrotic disease,  nephrotic disorder