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31

are crescents specific for one form of GN?

Nope, any response to severe injury

32

Injury to Gl progression

Necrotizing lesions
sclerosing lesions
sclerotic ball without capillaries

33

Does Glomerulonephritis resolve completely?

Some acute

34

Which Glomerulonephritis progress to chronic?

Lupus, HIV due to continued stimulus

35

Does IgA nephropathy have good prognosis?

Used to be yes. Now, not so much due to immune complex deposition

36

Is Diabetec nephropathy due to autoimmune?

Nope: hyperglycemia

37

what is THE most common cause of end stage renal failure?

Diabetec nephropathy

38

What renal features of early and late Diabetec nephropathy?

early: protein leakage/nephrotic syndrome
late: chronic renal failure

39

HUS/TTP, sever hypertension, scleroderma causes what?

acute endothelial injury