Barton, Everard N.,; Williams, Winston; Shah, Dipak J.; Miller, Maolynne E.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Idiopathic focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis in Jamaica: A 10 year review.
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Idiopathic focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis (IFSGS) in a predominantly black population does not appear to behave any differently than in Caucasian patients. Response to steroid therapy and cyclophosphamide had favourable prognostic significance. There may be a subgroup of IFSGS which responds more slowly to steroids. The duration of steroid therapy should extend beyond four months....