The association between age and nephrosclerosis on renal biopsy among healthy adults.

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BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease is common with older age and is characterized on renal biopsy by global glomerulosclerosis, tubular atrophy, interstitial fibrosis, and arteriosclerosis. OBJECTIVE To see whether the prevalence of these histologic abnormalities in the kidney increases with age in healthy adults and whether histologic findings are… (More)
DOI: 10.7326/0003-4819-152-9-201005040-00006

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@article{Rule2010TheAB, title={The association between age and nephrosclerosis on renal biopsy among healthy adults.}, author={Andrew D. Rule and Hatem Amer and Lynn D. Cornell and Sandra J. Taler and Fernando G. Cosio and Walter Karl Kremers and Stephen C. Textor and Mark D. Stegall}, journal={Annals of internal medicine}, year={2010}, volume={152 9}, pages={561-7} }