Urinary albumin as an indicator of diabetic nephropathy lesions in Japanese type 2 diabetic patients.

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UNLABELLED Caucasian type 2 diabetic patients with microalbuminuria (MA) or overt nephropathy (ON) show greater heterogeneity of renal lesions than type 1 diabetic patients. We examined whether a similar situation exists in 30 Japanese type 2 diabetic patients [21 male, age 48 +/- (SD) 8 years, known duration 11 +/- (SD) 8 years] without definable renal… (More)

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@article{Moriya2002UrinaryAA, title={Urinary albumin as an indicator of diabetic nephropathy lesions in Japanese type 2 diabetic patients.}, author={Tatsumi Moriya and Rika Moriya and Yoshitada Yajima and Michael W. Steffes and Michael Mauer}, journal={Nephron}, year={2002}, volume={91 2}, pages={292-9} }