glomerulonephritis


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Related to glomerulonephritis: nephrotic syndrome, acute glomerulonephritis

glo·mer·u·lo·ne·phri·tis

 (glō-mĕr′yə-lō-nə-frī′tĭs)
n.
A form of nephritis characterized by inflammation of the renal glomeruli.

glomerulonephritis

(ɡlɒˌmɛrʊləʊnɪˈfraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) any of various kidney diseases in which the glomeruli are affected

glo•mer•u•lo•ne•phri•tis

(gloʊˌmɛr yə loʊ nəˈfraɪ tɪs, glə-)

n.
a kidney disease affecting the capillaries of the glomeruli, characterized by albuminuria, edema, and hypertension.
[1885–90]

glomerulonephritis

Inflammation of the glomeruli (part of the kidneys’ filtering network).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glomerulonephritis - nephritis marked by inflammation of the glomeruli of the kidney; characterized by decreased production of urine and by the presence of blood and protein in the urine and by edema
Bright's disease, nephritis - an inflammation of the kidney
Translations

glo·mer·u·lo·ne·phri·tis

n. glomerulonefritis, enfermedad de Bright, infl. del glomérulo renal.

glomerulonephritis

n glomerulonefritis f
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Glomerulonephritis severity was assessed histologically through kidney sectioning and the HN staining as described by Peng (2004).
Out of 10 biopsies 5 showed normal report, 2 cases showed rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis, 2 cases showed post infectious glomerulonephritis and 1 case showed membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis [Table 9].
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ANCA-negative pauci-immune crescentic glomerulonephritis.
The noncommittal pathologic diagnoses of pauci-immune glomerulonephritis and DAH in the kidney and lung, respectively, are evidence of this fact.
Systemic infection and glomerulonephritis were considered with these findings.
Glomerulonephritis (40) was classified according to the histological results: 20 were categorized as membrano-proliferative glomerulonephritis, 17 as membranous glomerulonephritis, and three as proliferative glomerulonephritis.
For 18 patients, the histological diagnosis was mesangioproliferative/ mesangiocapillary glomerulonephritis, of which one patient had evidence of associated schistosomiasis infection.
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