membranous glomerulonephritis


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membranous glomerulonephritis

[′mem·brə·nəs gla¦mer·yə·lō·ne′frīd·əs]
(medicine)
A type of glomerulonephritis characterized by thickening of the basement membrane due to deposition of electron-dense material.
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Glomerulonephritis /( n = 9)###Early Membranous Glomerulonephritis (n = 2)
Membranous glomerulonephritis (MGN), a prototype of an immune-mediated glomerular disease, is characterized by abundant, nonselective proteinuria and a highly individualed course and prognosis (Glassock et.
Glomerular deposition of C4 cleavage fragment (C4d) and C4-binding protein in idiopathic membranous glomerulonephritis.
The biopsy showed changes consistent with both acute interstitial nephritis and membranous glomerulonephritis (Figure).
Rasmussen has a condition called membranous glomerulonephritis.
The glomerulonephritis were classified into four types in this research: focal sclerosing glomerulonephritis, membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis, membranous glomerulonephritis and a combination of the last two-type (Stills and Bullock 1981).
These are especially helpful in children and patients with a form of the disease called membranous glomerulonephritis.
Each biopsy result was classified according to the World Health Organization (WHO) classification (class I normal, class II pure mesangial alteration, class III focal segmental glomerulonephritis, class IV diffuse glomerulonephritis, class V diffuse membranous glomerulonephritis, and class VI advanced sclerosing glomerulonephritis).
We report a rare case of primary laryngeal actinomycosis, which occurred in a 35-year-old woman with end-stage renal failure secondary to systemic lupus erythematosus with membranous glomerulonephritis.
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