Histopathology of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology in Salvadoran agricultural communities.

@article{LpezMarn2014HistopathologyOC,
  title={Histopathology of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology in Salvadoran agricultural communities.},
  author={Laura L{\'o}pez-Mar{\'i}n and Yudit Ch{\'a}vez and Xenia A Garc{\'i}a and Walter Mora Flores and Y. Mart{\'i}nez Garc{\'i}a and Ra{\'u}l Rodr{\'i}guez Herrera and Miguel {\'A}ngel Cant{\'u} Almaguer and Carlos M. Orantes and Denis J. Calero and H{\'e}ctor D. Bayarre and Juan Carlos Amaya and Salvador Vel{\'a}squez Maga{\~n}a and Pa{\'u}l Andr{\'e}s Peralta Espinoza and Lisbeth Serpas},
  journal={MEDICC review},
  year={2014},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={
          49-54
        }
}
INTRODUCTION For at least a decade, a chronic kidney disease unassociated with diabetes mellitus, hypertension or any of the more common traditional causes, has been reported in Salvadoran agricultural communities. OBJECTIVE Characterize histopathology of chronic kidney disease of unknown etiology in patients from Salvadoran agricultural communities, describe renal damage associated with each disease stage, and assess associations between histopathological alterations and sociodemographic… CONTINUE READING

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