Nephrology Jumble Bumble: HIV & the Kidney

In the December issue of the American Journal of Kidney Diseases, Sexton et al discuss an interesting case of bilateral kidney enlargement and acute kidney injury in a patient with HIV infection. HIV can affect the kidney in a variety of manners. Take our nephrology jumble-bumble to test your knowledge of HIV and the kidney:

Post by Dr. Ritu Soni, Nephrology Fellow at University of Pittsburgh, and Dr. Kenar Jhaveri, eAJKD Blog Editor. Cartoon illustrated by Dr. Soni.

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