A frequent pathway to glomerulosclerosis: deterioration of tuft architecture-podocyte damage-segmental sclerosis.

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Lesions in glomerular architecture include mesangial expansion, capillary ballooning, capillary unfolding and microaneurysm formation. Such lesions appear to develop in response to mechanical overextension. A frequent pathway to segmental glomerulosclerosis starts from capillary ballooning and unfolding. Podocytes supporting those deranged capillaries are… (More)

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