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what is hte most common cause of nephrotic syndrome in adults ?

damn! it was membranous GN as per my know but now i did a q and its FSGS

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it is membranous.can u post the question
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it is membranous.can u post the question
its mentioned in explanation of one of question of uworld. they say its [ FSGS ] is hte mcc now. though in question fair risk factors were given to ans FSGS as ans.
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revised 3rd edition goljan says its FSG......and uworld too
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Yub ,
In Kaplan Qbank for step1 the MCC is FSGS
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