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Related to nephrosclerosis: malignant nephrosclerosis
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Noun1.nephrosclerosis - kidney disease that is usually associated with hypertension; sclerosis of the renal arterioles reduces blood flow that can lead to kidney failure and heart failure
kidney disease, nephropathy, renal disorder, nephrosis - a disease affecting the kidneys


n. nefroesclerosis, endurecimiento del sistema arterial y del tejido intersticial del riñón.
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Elevated uric acid may have a role in initiating hypertension, nephrosclerosis and insulin resistance.
PGIS KO mice also developed ischemic renal disorders, including nephrosclerosis and renal infarction.
in the whole cohort of patients, the cause of ESKD was associated with the RRT modality: the proportion of patients with chronic glomerulonephritis or chronic interstitial nephritis on self-care therapy was significantly higher than that of patients with nephrosclerosis, diabetic nephropathy or unknown cause of ESKD" (p.
Jack White is a 52-year-old male living with ESKD secondary to hypertensive nephrosclerosis caused by long-standing hypertension.
As determined in animal studies, high doses of cadmium lead to nephrosclerosis, osteomalacia, testicular interstitial hemorrhage with edema, fetal death, and placental necrosis (Takiguchi and Yoshihara 2006; Thijssen et al.
She has advanced kidney dysfunction secondary to hypertensive nephrosclerosis.
The necropsy revealed the presence of a cerebral and lung edema, coronary arteries atherosclerosis and subepicardic ischemic myocardial fibrosis, nephrosclerosis, liver steatosis and incipient pancreatic sclerosis.
Still, the same study reported no differences in MPO genotypes frequencies between healthy controls and CKD patients, with exception in those with hypertensive nephrosclerosis who showed slightly increased frequency of GG genotype [39].
In the bivariate analysis results, there were significant association between hypertensive nephrosclerosis (p=0.
Indications among benign diseases planned for laparoscopic nephrectomy include chronic pyelonephritis, reflux nephropathy, pelviureteric junction obstruction with non-functioning kidney, renal tuberculosis, multicystic dysplastic kidney, giant hydronephrosis causing symptoms like pain or discomfort, renovascular hypertension, acquired renal cystic disease in dialysis patients, xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis, nephrosclerosis, symptomatic patients with autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease, pyonephrosis and post kidney transplantation hypertension.
This contrast agent can lead to nephrosclerosis in patients with renal insufficiency.