Mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis associated with progressive amyloid deposition in hamsters experimentally infected with Leishmania donovani.

@article{Oliveira1985MesangialPG,
  title={Mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis associated with progressive amyloid deposition in hamsters experimentally infected with Leishmania donovani.},
  author={Angela V Oliveira and Maria Cristina Roque-Barreira and Alexandrina Sartori and Antonio Campos-Neto and Marcos Ant{\^o}nio Rossi},
  journal={The American journal of pathology},
  year={1985},
  volume={120 2},
  pages={256-62}
}
In the present work, 42 golden hamsters (Mesocricetus auratus) were infected by intracardiac injection of 5 X 10(6) amastigote forms of Leishmania donovani. Another group of 28 animals served as uninfected controls. Six hamsters of the infected group and four hamsters of the control group were selected randomly and sacrificed at Days 7, 14, 21, 28, 35, 42… CONTINUE READING