Birth weight and renal markers in children aged 5–10 years in Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

Abstract Background A relationship exists between birth weight (BW) and glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in postnatal kidney. Willing to fill a gap of knowledge in sub-Saharan Africa, we assessed the effect of BW on blood pressure (BP), proteinuria and GFR among Cameroonians children. Methods This w...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Francois Folefack Kaze, Seraphin Nguefack, Constantine Menkoh Asong, Jules Clement Nguedia Assob, Jobert Richie Nansseu, Mathurin Pierre Kowo, Victorine Nzana, Ginette Claude Mireille Kalla, Marie Patrice Halle
Format: Article
Published: BMC 2020-11-01
Series:BMC Nephrology
Online Access: