Jorge Vega

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Hemophagocytic syndrome after kidney transplant in a patient with hereditary nephritis. Report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:519-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint [Nephrotic syndrome and acute kidney injury associated with celiac disease: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:381-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Cerebral salt wasting syndrome associated with Listeria monocytogenes encephalitis. Report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:104-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint [Unilateral renal limphangiectasia: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:1312-25. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome and acute tubular necrosis due to meloxicam use
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina, Sección Nefrología, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Ren Fail 34:1344-7. 2012
  6. doi request reprint [Outcome of renal transplantation in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Dr Gustavo Fricke, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:990-8. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Causes of death with a functioning graft among kidney allograft recipients]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:295-304. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Thalidomide for recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding caused by angiodysplasia: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:909-13. 2011
  9. doi request reprint [Type B lactic acidosis associated with marginal lymphoma of the spleen: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:236-42. 2012
  10. doi request reprint [Erdhei-Chester disease: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Seccion de Nefrologia, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:1054-9. 2011

Collaborators

  • Pedro Acuña
  • Javier Valera-Leal
  • Jorge Vega S
  • Jorge Vega Stieb
  • Eva Madrid
  • Andrés Ellwanger
  • Felipe Cardemil
  • Angela Ramirez
  • Renato Casalino
  • Antonio Pérez-Sánchez
  • Aldemar Acevedo
  • Jesús Manzanilla
  • Helmuth Goecke S
  • Gonzalo Martínez R
  • Gonzalo Méndez Olivieri
  • Helmuth Goecke Saavedra

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint [Hemophagocytic syndrome after kidney transplant in a patient with hereditary nephritis. Report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:519-24. 2013
    ..Days later, the concentrations of albumin, immunoglobulins and hematological parameters normalized. The patient was discharged on day 57 after admission in good condition...
  2. doi request reprint [Nephrotic syndrome and acute kidney injury associated with celiac disease: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:381-7. 2013
    ..Four years later, the patient was in good general health, the glomerular filtration rate was 30 ml/min/1.73m² and there was non-nephrotic proteinuria...
  3. doi request reprint [Cerebral salt wasting syndrome associated with Listeria monocytogenes encephalitis. Report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:104-8. 2013
    ..Large amounts of sodium were needed and the condition persisted after hospital discharge. Hyponatremia is common in central nervous system involvement by LM, however we are not aware of CSWS reports of this condition...
  4. doi request reprint [Unilateral renal limphangiectasia: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:1312-25. 2012
    ..Renal lymphangiomatosis was diagnosed. The pain subsided with analgesics and did not recur. Annual clinical and ultrasound follow-up was suggested...
  5. doi request reprint Nephrotic syndrome and acute tubular necrosis due to meloxicam use
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina, Sección Nefrología, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Ren Fail 34:1344-7. 2012
    ..The aim of communicating this case is to raise a warning about these renal side effects of MLX. After thorough review of literature, only one other report with the same findings was found...
  6. doi request reprint [Outcome of renal transplantation in patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease]
    Jorge Vega
    Sección Nefrología, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Dr Gustavo Fricke, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:990-8. 2012
    ..It has been suggested that extra-renal manifestations of ADPKD may increase the odds of complications and mortality, if these patients are transplanted...
  7. doi request reprint [Causes of death with a functioning graft among kidney allograft recipients]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:295-304. 2012
    ..Death with a functioning graft (DWGF) is now one of the main causes of renal transplant (RTx) loss...
  8. doi request reprint [Thalidomide for recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding caused by angiodysplasia: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:909-13. 2011
    ....
  9. doi request reprint [Type B lactic acidosis associated with marginal lymphoma of the spleen: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Seccion de Nefrologia, Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:236-42. 2012
    ..Twelve days after admission, a single dose of Rituximab quickly normalized lactate concentrations and platelet count. After the fourth dose of Rituximab, pancytopenia disappeared and IgM fell to 25% of its baseline concentration...
  10. doi request reprint [Erdhei-Chester disease: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Seccion de Nefrologia, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:1054-9. 2011
    ..The diagnosis of Erdheim-Chester disease (non-Langerhans-cell histiocytosis) was made and the patient was treated with steroids and methotrexate...
  11. doi request reprint [Hyponatremia on admission to the emergency room as a risk factor for hospital mortality]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Seccion de Nefrologia, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:985-91. 2011
    ..Patients who develop hyponatremia during their hospitalization have higher hospital mortality...
  12. doi request reprint Fever of unknown origin secondary to type I crescentic glomerulonephritis and anti-SCl 70 antibodies without clinical manifestations of systemic sclerosis
    Jorge Vega Stieb
    Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation, Navy Hospital A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Clin Exp Nephrol 12:388-92. 2008
    ..Anti-Scl 70 antibodies are highly specific for scleroderma and are seldom present in other diseases. As far as we are aware there are no published cases of the association of type 1 CGN with anti-Scl 70 antibodies...
  13. doi request reprint Treatment of idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis with colchicine and steroids: a case series
    Jorge Vega
    Departamento de Medicina Interna, Sección Nefrología, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Am J Kidney Dis 53:628-37. 2009
    ..Colchicine has antifibrotic, anti-inflammatory, and immunosuppressive effects. Hence, it is a potential therapeutic resource...
  14. doi request reprint [Hyponatremia associated to pituitary adenomas. Report of three patients]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:1607-12. 2009
    ..All had clinical features of hypopituitarism and pituitary adenomas were found on imaging studies. Two were subjected to a trans sphenoidal resection of the adenoma...
  15. doi request reprint Hyperbaric oxygen therapy in a patient with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease with a perinephritic abscess
    Jorge Vega
    Departamento de Medicina, Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, 5 Norte 1035, Quinta Región, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Clin Exp Nephrol 15:141-6. 2011
    ..We did not find any other reports of the use of HBOT in infections of renal cysts...
  16. doi request reprint Complete remission of non-HIV collapsing glomerulopathy with deflazacort and lisinopril in an adult patient
    Jorge Vega
    Departamento de Nefrologia, Diálisis y Trasplante, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Clin Exp Nephrol 14:385-8. 2010
    ..There is no proven therapy for collapsing glomerulopathy, and this case highlights an alternative for treating this disease with few secondary effects...
  17. doi request reprint [Retroperitoneal fibrosis associated with chronic use of ergotamine: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Seccion de Nefrologia, Hospital Naval A Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 139:489-94. 2011
    ..The patient remains in complete remission after 29 months of follow up...
  18. doi request reprint [Are low-molecular-weight heparins safe in patients with chronic kidney disease?]
    Jorge Vega S
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Sección Nefrología, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 138:487-95. 2010
    ..Hence, it is reasonable to avoid the use of these drugs in patients with CKD, while awaiting for more evidence that supports their safer use...
  19. doi request reprint Rituximab in the treatment of acute cellular rejection of renal allograft with CD20-positive clusters in the infiltrate
    Jorge Vega
    Departamento de Medicina, Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile
    Clin Exp Nephrol 15:308-11. 2011
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint [Bone marrow aplasia during hemodialysis successfully treated with cyclosporine. Report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Secciones de Nefrología, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar
    Rev Med Chil 132:989-94. 2004
    ..Four months after renal transplant the hematocrit was 43%, white blood cell count 6,600 mm3 and platelets, 150,000 mm3 and did not change during the first year of follow up...
  21. doi request reprint [Peripheral arterial disease: efficacy of the oscillometric method]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Cardiologia, Hospital San Pedro de Alcantara, Caceres, Spain
    Rev Esp Cardiol 64:619-21. 2011
    ..Full English text available from: www.revespcardiol.org...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Historic record of Gastrotheca ovifera (Anura: Hemiphractidae): decline evidence in Venezuelan coastal cloud forests]
    Javier Valera-Leal
    Museo del Instituto de Zoología Agrícola MIZA Francisco Fernández Yépez, Campus Maracay, Universidad Central de Venezuela, Apartado Postal 4579, Maracay 2101 A, Edo Aragua Venezuela
    Rev Biol Trop 59:329-45. 2011
    ..054, p = 0.820, n = 19). We discussed the distribution, fluctuation and population changes of this species, analyzing it conservation status...
  23. doi request reprint [Complete remission of nephrotic syndrome associated with carcinoma of the cervix after treatment of the tumor: report of two cases]
    Jorge Vega
    Departamento de Medicina, Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 140:1580-4. 2012
    ..The syndrome subsided completely, nine months after radiotherapy and chemotherapy in the first patient and 10 months after hysterectomy in the second patient...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Relationship between the cause of admission and the cause of death in patients admitted to an internal medicine departament]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Escuela de Medicina, Departamento de Medicina, Universidad de Valparaiso
    Rev Med Chil 132:707-17. 2004
    ..Sometimes, patients die due to a different disease than the cause of admission or due to complications of diagnostic or therapeutic procedures...
  25. doi request reprint [Vascular endothelial growth factor in malignant and non malignant prostatic tissue: Association with tumor recurrence at one year after prostatectomy]
    Pedro Acuña
    Departamento de Urologia, Corporación Nacional del Cáncer, Valparaiso, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:153-9. 2013
    ..Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF) is one of the most powerful pro-angiogenic factors. There is no agreement on its validity as a diagnostic or prognostic factor...
  26. doi request reprint [Hemolytic-uremic syndrome associated with gemcitabine use: report of one case]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicio de Medicina, Hospital Dr Gustavo Fricke, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 141:797-802. 2013
    ..0 g/dL) and thrombocytopenia (20,000 mm³). Renal biopsy showed the classic findings of thrombotic microangiopathy Gemcitabine was discontinued and renal function and hematological parameters gradually improved...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Renal failure secondary to effort rhabdomyolysis: report of three cases]
    Jorge Vega
    Servicios Medicina Interna, Hospital Naval Almirante Nef, Vina del Mar, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 134:211-6. 2006
    ..Only one required hemodialysis for two days. All normalized their renal function 18 to 48 days after the physical exertion. No subject had other predisposing conditions for acute renal failure...