Renal casts

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Related to Renal casts: epithelial casts, Urinary casts
(Med.) See under Cast, and Colic.

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We studied the two specific laboratory measures (anti-dsDNA antibodies and renal casts, both of which contribute to the SLEDAI-2K total score) because they are well known as important markers of the most active and severe forms of SLE and may represent more objective elements of SLE activity (as opposed to the musculoskeletal manifestation of arthritis for example, which may be a subtle or even subjective finding).
6) Renal casts and glycoproteins can damage the kidneys if many are present in the urine.