Nephrosclerosis

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Nephrosclerosis

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The terms "Nephrosclerosis" returned 44 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinico-pathological characteristics and outcomes of patients with biopsy-proven hypertensive nephrosclerosis: a retrospective cohort study.
 

Author(s): Shaoshan Liang, Weibo Le, Dandan Liang, Hao Chen, Feng Xu, Huiping Chen, Zhihong Liu, Caihong Zeng

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This study aimed to investigate renal outcomes and their predictors in biopsy-proven hypertensive nephrosclerosis (HN) patients and to compare clinico-pathological characteristics and prognoses between benign nephrosclerosis (BN) and malignant nephrosclerosis (MN) patients.

Last Updated: 12 Apr 2016

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Detection and Clinical Patterns of Nephron Hypertrophy and Nephrosclerosis Among Apparently Healthy Adults.
 

Author(s): Aleksandar Denic, Mariam P Alexander, Vidhu Kaushik, Lilach O Lerman, John C Lieske, Mark D Stegall, Joseph J Larson, Walter K Kremers, Terri J Vrtiska, Harini A Chakkera, Emilio D Poggio, Andrew D Rule

Journal: Am. J. Kidney Dis.. 2016 Jul;68(1):58-67.

 

Even among ostensibly healthy adults, there is often mild pathology in the kidney. The detection of kidney microstructural variation and pathology by imaging and the clinical pattern associated with these structural findings is unclear.

Last Updated: 26 Jun 2016

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Comparison of Clinical Trajectories before Initiation of Renal Replacement Therapy between Diabetic Nephropathy and Nephrosclerosis on the KDIGO Guidelines Heat Map.
 

Author(s): Masanori Abe, Kazuyoshi Okada, Noriaki Maruyama, Hiroyuki Takashima, Osamu Oikawa, Masayoshi Soma

Journal: J Diabetes Res. 2016 ;2016():5374746.

 

This study investigated differences between the clinical trajectories of diabetic nephropathy and nephrosclerosis using the Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) heat map and the clinical characteristics between the two diseases at RRT initiation. This single-center, retrospective ...

Last Updated: 3 Feb 2016

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The terms "Nephrosclerosis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nephrosclerosis: a term in quest of a disease.
 

Author(s): Alain Meyrier

Journal: Nephron. 2015 ;129(4):276-82.

 

For a century, nephrosclerosis was ascribed to nonmalignant hypertension and aging. However, it was intuitively perceived that hypertension may follow rather than explain this nephrovasculopathy. Hypertensive nephrosclerosis was long considered a major cause of end-stage renal failure ...

Last Updated: 30 Apr 2015

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Senile nephrosclerosis--does it explain the decline in glomerular filtration rate with aging?
 

Author(s): Andrew D Rule, Lynn D Cornell, Emilio D Poggio

Journal: Nephron Physiol. 2011 ;119 Suppl 1():p6-11.

 

Nephrosclerosis can be defined by the presence of glomerulosclerosis, tubular atrophy, interstitial fibrosis, and arteriosclerosis on renal biopsy. Chronic kidney disease is identified clinically by a reduction in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and has been characterized histologically ...

Last Updated: 11 Aug 2011

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Last Updated: 8 Feb 2005

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