Tubulo-interstitial lesions in glomerulopathy. I. Pathogenesis.

  • Krzysztof Okoń
  • Published 2003 in
    Polish journal of pathology : official journal of…
Glomerulopathies (GLN) are at the focus of interest of nephropathologist. As the name implies, the glomeruli are most characteristically affected. Beside glomeruli, also tubules and interstitium are important participants in renal scarring. It is believed that its chief determinant is proteinuria. The presence of protein in the urine activates tubular… (More)