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ALLMedicine™ Diffuse Proliferative Glomerulonephritis Center

Research & Reviews  19 results

Urine macrophages reflect kidney macrophage content during acute tubular interstitial a...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clim.2019.06.005
Clinical Immunology (Orlando, Fla.); Sun PP, Zhou XJ et. al.

Jun 19th, 2019 - Macrophage polarization is a major contributing factor in acute kidney injury (AKI). We aim to determine its biomarker value in differentiating etiologic causes of various intrinsic renal AKI. A total of 205 patients with renal intrinsic AKI were ...

New-onset lupus nephritis after male-to-female sex reassignment surgery.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0961203318800571
Lupus Pontes LT, Camilo DT et. al.

Sep 21st, 2018 - We report an original case of a 27-year-old transgender woman who developed lupus nephritis after male-to-female sex reassignment surgery. The patient had been taking hormones to induce feminization since the age of 18. She was admitted with malar...

Glomerulonephritis Associated with Nonstreptococcal Infection
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/240229-overview

Mar 19th, 2018 - Practice Essentials Postinfectious glomerulonephritis (PIGN) may occur in association with bacterial, viral, fungal, protozoal, and helminthic infections. The classic association of glomerulonephritis (GN) with infection is poststreptococcal GN, u...

Diffuse Proliferative Glomerulonephritis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/239646-overview

Mar 3rd, 2018 - Practice Essentials Diffuse proliferative glomerulonephritis (DPGN) is a term used to describe a distinct histologic form of glomerulonephritis common to various types of systemic inflammatory diseases, including autoimmune disorders (eg, systemic...

Diffuse Proliferative Glomerulonephritis 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/239646-print

Mar 3rd, 2018 - Practice Essentials Diffuse proliferative glomerulonephritis (DPGN) is a term used to describe a distinct histologic form of glomerulonephritis common to various types of systemic inflammatory diseases, including autoimmune disorders (eg, systemic...

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News  3 results

A 42-Year-Old Woman With Eye Swelling and Decreased Urination: Osmosis USMLE Study Question of the Week
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/882959_2

Aug 25th, 2017 - Answer: D. Type III hypersensitivity reaction This patient's symptoms and laboratory findings suggest a nephritic syndrome secondary to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), which is a type of type III hypersensitivity. Type III hypersensitivity occ...

Lupus and Glomerulonephritis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/449313

Mar 4th, 2003 - Question A 21-year-old white man presents with WHO type 4 diffuse proliferative glomerulonephritis (DPGN), hypertension, low serum C3, C4 complement and high serum level of anti-DNA antibodies, and spilling 6 gm urinary protein per day. No other c...

Flu Vaccine Found Safe For Patients With Lupus
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/14829/infectious-diseases/flu-vaccine-found-safe-patients-lupus
Nancy Walsh

LONDON — Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus who don't get the influenza vaccine risk getting pneumonia or bronchitis—or making their underlying disease worse, a new study suggested. Influenza vaccination for patients with autoimmune diseas.

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