A 38-year-old female patient with acute tubulo-interstitial nephritis and uveitis (TINU syndrome) is described. The cause of this rare disease is unknown; most patients affected are adolescent females. Serologic investigations in the patient reported point to a possible etiologic role of Chlamydia infection in this disease.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Oct 1 1990|
- Anterior uveitis
- Chlamydia infection
- Tubulointerstitial nephritis
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