Flashcards in Glomerular Diseases Deck (39)
are crescents specific for one form of GN?
Nope, any response to severe injury
Injury to Gl progression
sclerotic ball without capillaries
Does Glomerulonephritis resolve completely?
Which Glomerulonephritis progress to chronic?
Lupus, HIV due to continued stimulus
Does IgA nephropathy have good prognosis?
Used to be yes. Now, not so much due to immune complex deposition
Is Diabetec nephropathy due to autoimmune?
what is THE most common cause of end stage renal failure?
What renal features of early and late Diabetec nephropathy?
early: protein leakage/nephrotic syndrome
late: chronic renal failure