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The CD6/ALCAM pathway promotes lupus nephritis via T cell-mediated responses.
The Journal of Clinical Investigation; Chalmers SA, Ayilam Ramachandran R et. al.

Jan 5th, 2022 - T cells are central to the pathogenesis of lupus nephritis (LN), a common complication of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). CD6 and its ligand, activated leukocyte cell adhesion molecule (ALCAM), are involved in T cell activation and trafficking...

Acute Glomerulonephritis in the ED

Dec 20th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Acute glomerulonephritis is defined as inflammation and subsequent damage of the glomeruli leading to hematuria, proteinuria, and azotemia; it may be caused by primary renal disease or systemic conditions. The glomerular filtra...

Poststreptococcal Glomerulonephritis

Nov 8th, 2021 - Practice Essentials Acute glomerulonephritis following streptococcal infection is a type III hypersensitivity reaction characterized by the sudden appearance of hematuria, proteinuria, red blood cell casts in the urine, edema, and hypertension wit...

Immune cell behaviour and dynamics in the kidney - insights from in vivo imaging.
Nature Reviews. Nephrology; Kitching AR, Hickey MJ

Sep 25th, 2021 - The actions of immune cells within the kidney are of fundamental importance in kidney homeostasis and disease. In disease settings such as acute kidney injury, anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis, lupus nephritis and renal t...

Pancytopenia and acute glomerulonephritis in an adolescent: Answers.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00467-021-05123-7 10.1111/his.14282 10.1007/s00467-016-3559-2 10.1097/MPH.0b013e31828ac9fe 10.1093/ndt/gfy220 10.1007/s11255-020-02654-0 10.5858/arpa.2018-0190-RS 10.1182/blood-2011-04-347641 10.1002/1529-0131(199909)42:9<1833::AID-ANR7>3.0.CO;2-Q
Pediatric Nephrology (Berlin, Germany); Leventoğlu E, Büyükkaragöz B et. al.

Jun 5th, 2021 - Pancytopenia and acute glomerulonephritis in an adolescent: Answers.|2021|Leventoğlu E,Büyükkaragöz B,Kaya Z,Fidan K,Söylemezoğlu O,|

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Renal Protection Using Sympathetic Denervation in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease

Dec 6th, 2013 - Background: patients with chronic renal insufficiency are an ideal group for renal denervation (RDN), because of the increase in sympathetic tone. This increase leads to sodium retention, reduction of perfusion of the kidney and to excessive activ...

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News  6 results

FDA approves new treatment for hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis
Elizabeth Mechcatie

Oct 7th, 2018 - The Food and Drug Administration has approved inotersen for treating polyneuropathy of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis (hATTR) in adults, the second treatment approved in 2 months for the rare genetic disorder. Wikimedia Commons/Fitz.

Cardiorenal syndrome
Benjamin J. Freda, DO

May 1st, 2018 - To the Editor: I read with interest the thoughtful review of cardiorenal syndrome by Drs. Thind, Loehrke, and Wilt 1 and the accompanying editorial by Dr.

Steroids did not reduce kidney injury in CABG
Doug Brunk

Nov 15th, 2015 - SAN DIEGO – Among patients undergoing cardiac bypass surgery, perioperative use of corticosteroids did not alter the risk of acute kidney injury, results from a large randomized trial showed. “Worldwide, over 20 million cardiac surgeries are done.

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Manifestations of and Best Treatment Practices for Streptococcal Infections?

Sep 3rd, 2015 - Group A streptococcus is one of the most common pathogens responsible for cellulitis. Infection with this pathogen is also causally linked to a potentially serious nonsuppurative complication: acute glomerulonephritis. In addition, infection with ...

Fast Five Quiz: Do You Know the Manifestations of and Best Treatment Practices for Streptococcal Infections?

Sep 3rd, 2015 - Group A streptococcal infections can cause a diverse variety of suppurative diseases and nonsuppurative postinfectious sequelae. The suppurative spectrum of group A streptococcal infection diseases includes the following: Pharyngitis, with or with...

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