Berger Disease (Iga Nephropathy)

About- Berger's disease also known as IgA nephropathy, IgA nephritis is a kidney disease that occurs when an antibody called immunoglobulin A (IgA) lodges in kidneys and reduces the ability to filter wastes from the blood.
Symptoms-
 Cola- or tea-coloured urine
 Hematuria
 Proteinuria
 Back Pain
 Swelling (edema) in hands and feet
 High blood pressure 

Causes-
Doctors and scientists do not know what causes 
Berger's disease. It may be related to
 Genes
 Liver diseases
 Celiac disease
 Dermatitis herpetiformis
 Infections 

Specialist to Visit
 Nephrologist
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Berger's disease

References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.webmd.com
http://www.kidneyfund.org
https://www.kidney.org

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