Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
Methamphetamine abuse typically causes acute kidney injury mainly due to rhabdomyolysis, malignant hypertension and volume depletion and acute tubular necrosis. However, methamphetamine-induced crescentic glomerulonephritis (CresGN) has not been reported so far.
Please cite this paper as: Jahangiri D, Ardalan M, Mubarak M, Alimohammadi S, Jahantigh HR, Saeifar S. Crescentic glomerulonephritis in a man with a history of methamphetamine abuse; a possible cause for concern. J Nephropharmacol. 2023;12(1):e10508. DOI: 10.34172/ npj.2022.10508.