Triggers, Bullets and Targets, Puzzle of Membranous Nephropathy

@inproceedings{Ardalan2012TriggersBA,
  title={Triggers, Bullets and Targets, Puzzle of Membranous Nephropathy},
  author={Mohammad Reza Ardalan},
  booktitle={Nephro-urology monthly},
  year={2012}
}
INTRODUCTION Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy (MN) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome. Recently, M-type phospholipase A2 receptor (PLA2-R) has been discovered as the main podocyte antigen in the pathogenesis of idiopathic MN. MATERIALS AND METHODS In this mini review, the author searched English-language MEDLINE for the terms "membranous nephropathy", "rituximab", and "phospholipase A2 receptor" up to October 2011. RESULTS In support of its earlier discovery, reports from China… CONTINUE READING

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Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy ( MN ) is a common cause of adult nephrotic syndrome .
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