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We report of three pregnancies, two with renal insufficiency and one with a history of renal transplantation. Pat.1 is a 32y at 20 weeks of gestation with acute renal failure, nephrotic syndrome and history of familial Mediterranean fever. Case 2 is a 23y with cirrhotic kidneys, stage 5 of chronic kidney disease and dialysis treatment 3 × a week. The pregnancy was an incidental finding. Pat. 3 is a 29y I/0 with history of renal transplantation years ago.
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Name: Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift (1946)
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