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Case Reports in Nephrology
Volume 2013, Article ID 831903, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/831903
Case Report

Nephrotic Syndrome Associated with Lung Cancer: A Rare Case of Malignancy Associated with AA Amyloidosis

1Department of Nephrology, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Université Paris VI Pierre et Marie Curie, 47-83 Boulevard de l’Hôpital, 75013 Paris, France
2Department of Pathology, Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris, Université Paris VI Pierre et Marie Curie, 47-83 Boulevard de l’Hôpital, 75013 Paris, France

Received 4 February 2013; Accepted 28 February 2013

Academic Editors: Y.-L. Chiu, H. Imai, Z. Korzets, and T. I. Steinman

Copyright © 2013 Victor Gueutin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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