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Lawrence A. Copelovitch, MD, MA

Lawrence A. Copelovitch, MD, MA

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Nephrology
34th St & Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155902449
Fax: 2155903705
McGill University, 1996.
Touro College, 1997.
Albany Medical College, 2001.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Nephrotic syndrome, Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Renal Calculi

Description of Research Expertise


Selected Publications

Kakajiwala A, Bhatti T, Kaplan BS, Ruebner RL, Copelovitch L: Post-streptococcal Glomerulonephritis associated with Atypical Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome: to treat or not to treat with Eculizumab? Clinical Kidney Journal 9(1): 90-96, 2016

Tasian GE, Ross ME, Song L, Sas DJ, Keren R, Denburg MR, Chu DI, Copelovitch L, Saigal CS, Furth SL : Annual Incidence of Nephrolithiasis Among Children and Adults in South Carolina from 1997 to 2012: A Repeated Cross-Sectional Study. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 11(3): 488-96, 2016

Chu DI, Tasian GE, Copelovitch L: Pediatric Kidney Stones—Avoidance and Treatment. Current Treatment Options in Pediatrics Epub March 21, 2016.

Denburg MR, Jemielita T, Tasian G, Haynes K, Mucksavage P, Shults J, Copelovitch L: Risk of Incident Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease Following Shock Wave Lithotripsy and Ureteroscopy: A Population-Based Cohort Study Using The Health Improvement Network. Kidney International 89: 185-192, 2016.

Edelson JB, Orenstein EW, Zaoutis LB, Copelovitch L: Intravenous Fluid Management in the Pediatric Hospital Setting: Is Isotonic Fluid the Right Approach for all Patients? Current Treatment Options in Pediatrics 1: 90-99, 2015.

Denburg MR, Jemielita T, Tasian G, Haynes K, Mucksavage P, Shults J, Copelovitch L: Urologic Interventions for Urolithiasis and Risk of Incident Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease: A Population-Based Cohort Study. ASN Kidney Week 2015 Annual Meeting 2015.

Bhatnagar S, Copelovitch L: Chapter 9: Fluids and Electrolytes. The Philadelphia Guide:Inpatient Pediatrics- 2nd Edition. McGraw Hill, Page: 121-130, 2015.

Clark SL, Taylor A, Shaw KN, Copelovitch L: Making every drop count for pediatric transplant patients. Hospital Pediatrics 5(5): 287-289, 2015.

Copelovitch L, Furth SL: Genetics and Urinary Tract Malformations. American Journal of Kidney Disease 63(2): 183-185, 2014.

Ruebner RL, Copelovitch L, Evageliou NF, Denburg MR, Belasco JB, Kaplan BS: Nephrotic syndrome associated with tyrosine kinase inhibitors for pediatric malignancy: case series and review of the literature. Pediatric Nephrology 29(5): 863-869, 2014.

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Last updated: 03/25/2016
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