Mesangial Proliferative Glomerulonephritis

Known as: GLOMERULONEPHRITIS, MESANGIAL PROLIFERATIVE 
A focal inflammation of glomeruli secondary to mesangial cell proliferation and matrix deposition within the mesangium.
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2002
2002
Conflicting reports exist regarding the effects of interleukin-10 (IL-10) on mesangial cells. There have been reports of both… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Although extracellular nucleotides have been shown to confer mitogenic effects in cultured rat mesangial cells through… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND From the observations of morphology seen in early phases of the experimental models of the irreversible mesangial… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) has been consistently implicated in the cell proliferation and extracellular… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Glomerular injury is characterized by mesangial cell (MC) proliferation and matrix formation. We sought to determine if reducing… (More)
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1996
1996
A characteristic response to mesangial cell injury is proliferation, which is closely linked to mesangial matrix accumulation and… (More)
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1994
1994
Several cytokines are known to play roles in the pathogenesis of human glomerulonephritis. Recently, some studies proposed a… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis (mesPGN) is histologically characterized by proliferation of mesangial cells (MC… (More)
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1991
1991
Proliferation of mesangial cells and expansion of mesangial matrix are common histologic features of proliferative glomerular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In this study, we demonstrated that IL-6 was a possible autocrine growth factor for rat mesangial cells (MC). rIL-6 induced in… (More)
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