Ventriculo-epiplooic shunt for Hydrocephalusby
important stations in stopping infection spreading.
Shunt nephritis, an immune-complex-mediated glomerulonephritis...) in the glomerular capillary walls. Shunt nephritis has dramatic consequences, such as progressive renal failure...
A simple summary of glomerulonephritisby
Type III (pauci-immune). There aren’t any anti-GBM antibodies or immune complexes in this type of RPGN. Instead... simplifying the mechanisms and types of glomerular diseases (this section in Robbins is looooong). So that’s...
Matt S.Pauci-immune disease--a common cause of glomerulonephritis--refers to the histologic finding that there is an absence of glomerularimmune staining (e.g., no immune complex or anti-GBM staining...
Ultrasound and Nephrologistsby
for glomerular diseases. T-cell activation requires 2 signals; (i) binding of the T-cell receptor to the antigen... podocyte dysfunction was shown to be disruption of activation of the glomerular protein β1-integrin...
MPGN: Think Differentby
biopsy into linear, granular and pauciimmune staining is extremely helpful in narrowing down the equally... the ongoing injury by generating basement membrane–like material, which traps immune complexes and cellular...
September 30, 2011by
glomerulonephritis (MPGN) is an uncommon cause of chronic nephritis that occurs
primarily in children and young adults. This entity refers to a pattern of
glomerular injury based on characteristic histopathologic...