A case of lupus nephritis showing good clinical course and apoptosis in glomerular cells detected by the nick end labeling method.

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We report here an adult patient with lupus nephritis who had a good clinical course under long-term observation. Apoptotic bodies in the glomeruli were determined in serial renal biopsy specimens by the nick end labeling method. Apoptotic bodies in the proliferated glomerular cells were detected in the 3rd renal biopsy but not in the 2nd biopsy. The… (More)

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@article{Kodera1997ACO, title={A case of lupus nephritis showing good clinical course and apoptosis in glomerular cells detected by the nick end labeling method.}, author={Sanki Kodera and Kunio Tashiro and Hiroshi Ohmuro and Isao Shirato and Yasuhiko Tomino}, journal={American journal of nephrology}, year={1997}, volume={17 5}, pages={466-70} }