Alport Syndrome Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jun 28, 2021
  • Author: Ramesh Saxena, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Conditions to consider in the differential diagnosis of Alport syndrome include the following:

  • Immunoglobulin A nephropathy
  • Thin glomerular basement membrane (GBM) disease
  • Urinary calculi

Differential Diagnoses

  • Acute Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis

  • Medullary Cystic Disease

  • Multicystic Renal Dysplasia

  • Nail-Patella Syndrome

  • Nephritis

  • Polycystic Kidney Disease