Histopathological findings in elderly patients.


INTRODUCTION The elderly population has significantly increased worldwide and recent studies have evidenced a 10-year increase in Brazilian life expectancy. Similarly to other comorbidities, glomerular diseases are also observed in the elderly, and, in that age group, kidney biopsy emerges as a fundamental diagnostic tool to help disease management… (More)


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@article{Carmo2010HistopathologicalFI, title={Histopathological findings in elderly patients.}, author={Priscylla Aparecida Vieira do Carmo and Gianna Mastroianni Kirsztajn and Wander Barros do Carmo and Marcelo Franco and Marcus Gomes Bastos}, journal={Jornal brasileiro de nefrologia : 'orgao oficial de Sociedades Brasileira e Latino-Americana de Nefrologia}, year={2010}, volume={32 3}, pages={286-91} }