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Nephrotic Syndrome

Known as: Nephrosis, Syndrome, Nephrotic, -- Nephrotic Syndrome 
A condition characterized by severe PROTEINURIA, greater than 3.5 g/day in an average adult. The substantial loss of protein in the urine results in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Kidney podocytes and their slit diaphragms form the final barrier to urinary protein loss. This explains why podocyte injury is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The podocyte is a highly specialized kidney cell that is essential to the ultrafiltration of blood, resulting in the extraction… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CD2-associated protein (CD2AP) is an 80-kilodalton protein that is critical for stabilizing contacts between T cells and antigen… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Data compiled during the 1970s and early 1980s indicated that during these periods, membranous nephropathy was the most common… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Adriamycin has been suspected of causing experimental nephrotoxicity. We report here that adriamycin induces a nephrotic syndrome… Expand
Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Abstract Four patients with massive obesity and the nephrotic syndrome were studied. Congestive heart failure was not clinically… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Abstract Renal-biopsy specimens from 145 children with the nephrotic syndrome were placed in four morphological categories… Expand
Review
1966
Review
1966
Excerpt Within recent years there has been increasing interest in malignant tumors with systemic manifestations resembling… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Summary 1) A severe nephrotic syndrome was noted in 20 rats given Freund's adjuvants and a supernate of rat kidney suspension by… Expand
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