Lupus nephritis

Nephritis - lupus; Lupus glomerular disease

Lupus nephritis, which is a kidney disorder, is a complication of systemic lupus erythematosus.

Kidney anatomy

The kidneys are responsible for removing wastes from the body, regulating electrolyte balance and blood pressure, and the stimulation of red blood cell production.

Causes

Symptoms

Exams and Tests

Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention