glomerulosclerosis


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Related to glomerulosclerosis: focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

glomerulosclerosis

[glə¦mər·yə·lō·sklə¦rō·səs]
(medicine)
Fibrosis of the renal glomeruli.
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Key Words: Renal biopsy, Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, Histopathological pattern
Nephrotic syndrome associated with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus and membranous glomerulonephritis in remission.
Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) was the leading histopathological diagnosis, found in 23% (n=46) of all biopsies, followed by membranous glomerulonephritis (12%, n=24).
Non-specific interstitial nephritis, discrete tubular changes with focal dilatation containing proteinaceous material, and focal glomerulosclerosis were observed, which is typical of both renal insufficiency and onset of proteinuria (Figures 3 and 4).
Glomerulosclerosis (102) was the most frequently observed glomerular lesion, occurring predominately in cases with chronic renal failure/uremia.
Trends in the epidemiology of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis.
Previous studies from SA suggest that mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis and focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis are among the most common forms of primary glomerulonephritidis.
SV40 has been associated with two kidney diseases: focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) and tubular necrosis.
But almost one year later, as often happens with kidney disease, Kleinberg was again stricken, this time with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, a far more serious malady and a leading cause of renal failure in adults.
Endothelial cell and podocyte autophagy synergistically protect from diabetes-induced glomerulosclerosis.
Cole, who had a brief loan spell at Blues in 2007, as he wound down a glittering career best known for his glory years at Manchester United, is suffering from focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS).
Systemic hypertension leads to increased capillary hydrostatic pressure and hyperfiltration, which may eventually cause glomerulosclerosis and proteinuria [2].