Hepatocyte nuclear factor 1B mutation in a Chinese family with renal cysts and diabetes syndrome: A case report
Jun Zhang, Li Liu, Bo Zhang, Department of Nephrology, The Key Laboratory for the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease of Chongqing, Chongqing Clinical Research Center of Kidney and Urology Diseases, Xinqiao Hospital, Army Medical University (Third Military Medical University), Chongqing 400037, China
Author contributions: Xiao TL performed the clinical investigations and treatments; Zhang J and Liu L performed the histopathology study; Xiao TL and Zhang J reviewed the literature and contributed to manuscript drafting; Zhang B revised the manuscript; all authors issued final approval for the version to be submitted.
Supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China, No. 81500561.
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Corresponding author: Bo Zhang, PhD, Professor, Department of Nephrology, The Key Laboratory for the Prevention and Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease of Chongqing, Chongqing Clinical Research Center of Kidney and Urology Diseases, Xinqiao Hospital, Army Medical University (Third Military Medical University), No. 83 Xinqiao Street, Shapingba District, Chongqing 400037, China. email@example.com
Received: February 2, 2021
Peer-review started: February 2, 2021
First decision: June 15, 2021
Revised: June 18, 2021
Accepted: August 16, 2021
Article in press: August 16, 2021
Published online: October 6, 2021