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MRCP Q 1835

A 9 year old presents unwell with a mild fever. He had a cold in the preceding few days and has now developed a purpuric rash on his buttocks and legs. He is also complaining of joint pain. A urinalysis reveals haematuria and proteinuria and bloods reveal acute renal failure and eosinophilia. What is the likely pathological basis of the renal disease, given the likely diagnosis?

1. Loss of podocytes
2. Glomerular IgA deposition and mesangial proliferation
3. Glomerulo sclerosis
4. Glomerular IgG deposition and mesangial proliferation
5. Glomerular complement deposition and mesangial proliferation

Correct Answer 2

Glomerular IgA deposition and mesangial proliferation

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