• antineutrophil
  • ANCA are linked to the pathogenesis of glomerulonephritis, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies specificity is determined via (ELISA), with pANCA(antibody) directed against MPO Serum analysis often aids in the diagnosis of a specific underlying disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • infection
  • Poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis follows infection with only certain strains of streptococci, designated as nephritogenic. (medscape.com)
  • It is a common complication of bacterial infections, typically skin infection by Streptococcus bacteria types 12, 4 and 1 (impetigo) but also after streptococcal pharyngitis, for which it is also known as postinfectious or poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis. (wikipedia.org)