A concurrence of light and heavy chain deposition disease and diabetic nephropathy.

@article{Satirapoj2007ACO,
  title={A concurrence of light and heavy chain deposition disease and diabetic nephropathy.},
  author={Bancha Satirapoj and Paisit Paueksakon},
  journal={Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet},
  year={2007},
  volume={90 10},
  pages={2204-8}
}
A 56-year-old female patient was clinically characterized by heavy proteinuria, anemia, hypertension, and no detectable monoclonal protein in serum or urine. She had a history of diabetes with retinopathy and hypertension. Histological investigation of renal biopsy specimens revealed nodular glomerulosclerosis. Light microscopic examination did not allow discrimination between diabetic glomerulosclerosis and monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition disease (MIDD). Immunofluorescent examination… CONTINUE READING