[Morphological changes in the kidney glomeruli in gout].

@article{Dikshten1986MorphologicalCI,
  title={[Morphological changes in the kidney glomeruli in gout].},
  author={E A Dikshteĭn and I. V. Vasilenko and O V Siniachenko and A I Diadyk and Nikolay Shevchenko},
  journal={Arkhiv patologii},
  year={1986},
  volume={48 9},
  pages={54-8}
}
Kidney biopsies from 18 patients with primary gout were studied. Glomerular changes were found in all cases along with alterations in tubuli and vessels and stromal sclerosis. They were characterized by local thickening of basal membranes of capillaries, increase in the mesangial matrix, focal or diffuse proliferation of mesangial and endothelial cells of… CONTINUE READING