Nephrosclerosis

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Nephrosclerosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Nephrosclerosis" returned 45 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Hyperuricemia as a Predictive Marker for Progression of Nephrosclerosis: Clinical Assessment of Prognostic Factors in Biopsy-Proven Arterial/Arteriolar Nephrosclerosis.
 

Author(s): Kumiko Momoki, Hiroshi Kataoka, Takahito Moriyama, Toshio Mochizuki, Kosaku Nitta

Journal: J. Atheroscler. Thromb.. 2017 Jun;24(6):630-642.

 

The influence of serum urate on kidney disease is attracting attention, but the effects of uric acid (UA) on nephrosclerosis have not been elucidated.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinico-pathological characteristics and outcomes of patients with biopsy-proven hypertensive nephrosclerosis: a retrospective cohort study.
 

Author(s): Shaoshan Liang, Weibo Le, Dandan Liang, Hao Chen, Feng Xu, Huiping Chen, Zhihong Liu, Caihong Zeng

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This study aimed to investigate renal outcomes and their predictors in biopsy-proven hypertensive nephrosclerosis (HN) patients and to compare clinico-pathological characteristics and prognoses between benign nephrosclerosis (BN) and malignant nephrosclerosis (MN) patients.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Detection and Clinical Patterns of Nephron Hypertrophy and Nephrosclerosis Among Apparently Healthy Adults.
 

Author(s): Aleksandar Denic, Mariam P Alexander, Vidhu Kaushik, Lilach O Lerman, John C Lieske, Mark D Stegall, Joseph J Larson, Walter K Kremers, Terri J Vrtiska, Harini A Chakkera, Emilio D Poggio, Andrew D Rule

Journal: Am. J. Kidney Dis.. 2016 Jul;68(1):58-67.

 

Even among ostensibly healthy adults, there is often mild pathology in the kidney. The detection of kidney microstructural variation and pathology by imaging and the clinical pattern associated with these structural findings is unclear.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Nephrosclerosis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Nephrosclerosis: a term in quest of a disease.
 

Author(s): Alain Meyrier

Journal: Nephron. 2015 ;129(4):276-82.

 

For a century, nephrosclerosis was ascribed to nonmalignant hypertension and aging. However, it was intuitively perceived that hypertension may follow rather than explain this nephrovasculopathy. Hypertensive nephrosclerosis was long considered a major cause of end-stage renal failure ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Senile nephrosclerosis--does it explain the decline in glomerular filtration rate with aging?
 

Author(s): Andrew D Rule, Lynn D Cornell, Emilio D Poggio

Journal: Nephron Physiol. 2011 ;119 Suppl 1():p6-11.

 

Nephrosclerosis can be defined by the presence of glomerulosclerosis, tubular atrophy, interstitial fibrosis, and arteriosclerosis on renal biopsy. Chronic kidney disease is identified clinically by a reduction in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and has been characterized histologically ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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