Diabetic glomerulosclerosis without diabetes mellitus--two case reports and a review of the literature.

@article{Innes1992DiabeticGW,
  title={Diabetic glomerulosclerosis without diabetes mellitus--two case reports and a review of the literature.},
  author={Andrew Innes and Peter N. Furness and Ros Cotton and Richard P Burden and Anthony G Morgan},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={1992},
  volume={7 7},
  pages={642-6}
}
The duration of diabetes mellitus and presence of hyperglycaemia appear to be important in the development of diabetic nephropathy. The presence of nodular glomerulosclerosis is thought to be pathognomonic of the condition. We report two patients with histological features of diabetic glomerulosclerosis who did not have diabetes mellitus. The discussion… CONTINUE READING