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Although pathologic classifications exist for several renal diseases, including IgA nephropathy, focal segmental… Expand Diabetic nephropathy is the leading cause of kidney disease in patients starting renal replacement therapy and affects… Expand BACKGROUND
Microalbuminuria and hypertension are risk factors for diabetic nephropathy. Blockade of the renin-angiotensin system… Expand BACKGROUND
Diabetic nephropathy is the leading cause of end-stage renal disease. Interruption of the renin-angiotensin system… Expand BACKGROUND
Renal function declines progressively in patients who have diabetic nephropathy, and the decline may be slowed by… Expand Background Renal function declines progressively in patients who have diabetic nephropathy, and the decline may be slowed by… Expand Diabetic nephropathy develops in less than half of all patients with diabetes. To study heredity as a possible risk factor for… Expand We studied whether microalbuminuria (urinary albumin excretion rates of 15 to 150 micrograms per minute) would predict the… Expand Renal biopsies in 45 patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) were examined by semiquantitative light microscopy… Expand Alterations in renal function and structure are found even at the onset of diabetes mellitus. Studies performed over the last… Expand