glomerulosclerosis


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Related to glomerulosclerosis: focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
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glo·mer·u·lo·scle·ro·sis

n. glomeruloesclerosis, proceso degenerativo del glomérulo renal que se asocia con arterioesclerosis y diabetes.
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[USPRwire, Wed Jul 31 2019] This report on focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) market studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally.
[ClickPress, Wed Jul 31 2019] This report on focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) market studies the current as well as future prospects of the market globally.
FSGS (focal segmental glomerulosclerosis) is a rare kidney disorder and histopathologic diagnosis characterized by scarring of the kidney's filtering units, or glomeruli, leading to proteinuria, an excess of essential proteins spilling into the urine.
Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)--Kidney disease in which scarring occurs in each glomerulus leading to the inability to properly filter blood.
Kidney involvement in association with celiac disease has been seen in the order of decreasing frequencies in IgA nephropathy, SLE, focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in the literature [2-4].
Most steroid-resistant NS (SRNS) patients have a histological presentation of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS).[1] FSGS is a clinicopathological entity that is characterized by focally sclerous glomeruli and the effacement of podocyte foot processes.
Focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis: clinical and kidney biopsy correlations: Clin Kidney J 2014; 7(6): 531.
There are many valuable uses for this protocol of mature podocyte generation, including investigating the steps involved in the differentiation of podocytes from their progenitor cells (a process which remains largely unknown); studying the source and progression of various kidney diseases including podocyto-pathies and glomerulosclerosis; and establishing in vitro systems for kidney drug testing and discovery, such as the Glomerulus Chip.
Of 10 who had renal biopsies performed, 9 had immune complex disease / glomerulosclerosis, 2 had mild diabetes-related lesions, and 7 had focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS); yet none had classic nephropathy.
Namely, membranous nephropathy in three cases, minimal change disease/focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in three cases, mesangial C3 nephropathy in two cases, and pauci-immune crescentic GN in one case.
At just 13, she developed the autoimmune disease focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, which attacked her kidneys.
Focal and segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) is the most common histological finding on renal biopsy.