Valérie Besse-Eschmann

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Excessive proteinuria due to loss of glomerular permselectivity in nephrotic syndrome can cause disturbances in renal salt and water handling with edema formation. Apart from oncotic and hydrostatic mechanisms associated with hypoalbuminemia, primary derangements in renal tubular sodium transport may contribute to the pathogenesis of nephrotic edema.(More)
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