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What is the life expectancy after being diagnosed with iga nephropathy?

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Dr. Tarek Naguib
Nephrology and Dialysis 42 years experience
Not short.: Iga nephropathy sometimes resolves spontaneously. Many cases have stable disease i.e. With no deterioration for long years. Severe cases however, will develop end-stage renal disease and require dialysis. They will be eligible for transplant that can be repeated if needed. Each transplant could give on the average 90%+ of 10-15 years renal graft survival.
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