glomerulonephritis


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Related to glomerulonephritis: nephrotic syndrome, acute glomerulonephritis

glomerulonephritis:

see nephritisnephritis
, inflammation of the kidney. The earliest finding is within the renal capillaries (glomeruli); interstitial edema is typically followed by interstitial infiltration of lymphocytes, plasma cells, eosinophils, and a small number of polymorphonuclear leukocytes.
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glomerulonephritis

[glə¦mər·yə·lō·nə¦frīd·əs]
(medicine)
Inflammation of the kidney, primarily involving the glomeruli.
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Detection rate of the main secondary glomerulonephritis in China
This detailed study also includes the major drugs listed for glomerulonephritis that consist of (irbesartan + propagermanium), ACH-4471, AMY-101, AVX-002, BaxB-01, BaxG-03, belimumab, blisibimod, BLR-400, budesonide, CCX-140, corticotropin, eculizumab, fostamatinib disodium, iosmapimod, monoclonal antibodies to inhibit ITGAM for cardiovascular, immunology and Kidney Diseases.
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In acute glomerulonephritis, early diagnosis and close monitoring and ensuring fluid-elecrolyte balance may be sufficient to prevent potential negative outcomes.
Pattern of glomerulonephritis in Sudan: Histopathological and immunofluorescence study.
The report reviews pipeline therapeutics for Glomerulonephritis by companies and universities/research institutes based on information derived from company and industry-specific sources
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Sethi S, Nester CM, Smith RJ (2012) Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis and C3 glomerulopathy: resolving the confusion.
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