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ALLMedicine™ Antiglomerular Basement Membrane Disease Center

Research & Reviews  11 results

Epitope Mapping of Human α3(IV)NC1-Induced Membranous Nephropathy in Mice.
American Journal of Nephrology; Wang J, Wang M et. al.

Jan 13th, 2020 - Primary membranous nephropathy (pMN) is the most common cause of nephrotic syndrome in adults. Recent studies suggested that immunization of DBA/1 mice with the main antigen of antiglomerular basement membrane disease (GBM) disease, α3(IV)NC1, cou...

Treatment of Pulmonary Vasculitis.
Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; Terrier B, Guillevin L

Nov 7th, 2018 - Pulmonary vasculitis can be heterogeneous and have some pathophysiological, clinical, and biological specificities that might influence treatment choices. Main vasculitides associated with pulmonary vasculitis include antineutrophil cytoplasmic an...

Antiglomerular Basement Membrane Disease.
Seminars in Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine; McAdoo SP, Pusey CD

Nov 7th, 2018 - Antiglomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) disease is a rare but life-threatening autoimmune vasculitis that is characterized by the development of pathogenic autoantibodies to type IV collagen antigens expressed in the glomerular and alveolar ba...

Antiglomerular Basement Membrane Disease

May 22nd, 2018 - Practice Essentials Anti–glomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) disease is a classic autoimmune disorder characterized by the presence of circulating pathogenic autoantibodies directed against proteins in the glomerular and alveolar basement memb...

Proliferative glomerulonephritis with linear immunoglobulin deposition: is this atypica...
BMJ Case Reports; Teixeira AC, Pinto H et. al.

May 4th, 2018 - The antiglomerular basement membrane (anti-GBM) antibody disease is marked by the presence of specific antibodies against the non-collagenous domain of the type IV collagen's α3 chain. We describe a case of a 24-year-old Caucasian man, who may hav...

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News  2 results

Clinical features and diagnosis of small-vessel vasculitis

Nov 1st, 2012 - MICROSCOPIC POLYANGIITIS The history of MPA dates to 1866, with the description of periarteritis nodosa. 7 The term “microscopic polyarteritis” was introduced in 1948, when glomerular disease was recognized in some patients.

Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Goodpasture's Syndrome

Materials and Methods We searched MEDLINE using the keywords Goodpasture's syndrome, Goodpasture's, case report, and antiglomerular basement membrane disease in various combinations. Articles were reviewed to identify validity of Goodpasture's syn...

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