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Kidney biopsy

Known as: Biopsy of Kidney, biopsies kidney, biopsy renal 
Removal of tissue from the kidney, for microscopic examination.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
More than 420000 persons in the United States require hemodialysis for end-stage kidney disease (1). These patients face a high… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
The kidney biopsy is the gold standard in the diagnosis and management of many diseases. Since its introduction in the 1950s… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Skepticism about performing renal biopsies is often because of uncertainty regarding risk of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE Diabetic kidney disease (DKD) is the single leading cause of kidney failure in the U.S., for which a cure has not yet… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Systemic vasculitis associated with autoantibodies to neutrophil cytoplasmic antigens (ANCA) is the most frequent cause of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Percutaneous renal biopsy (PRB) is a safe and effective tool in the diagnosis and management of renal disease; however, the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The risks associated with performing a percutaneous renal biopsy have substantially decreased in the past two decades… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
You are working as an internal medicine resident in a rheumatology rotation and are seeing a 19 year-old woman who has had… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Wegener granulomatosis is a systemic disease characterized by necrotizing granulomatous inflammation of the upper and lower… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
We evaluated renal function in 107 patients with active lupus nephritis who participated in long-term randomized therapeutic… Expand
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