Idiopathic nodular glomerulosclerosis- a rare case
Keywords: idiopathic, nodular glomerulosclerosis, nephropathy
AbstractNodular glomerulosclerosis is considered a signature lesion of diabetes nephropathy, but when it occurs in the absence of diabetes, it is called Idiopathic Nodular Glomerulosclerosis (ING). Idiopathic nodular glomerulosclerosis is a very rare disease and has been associated with obesity, hypertension, and smoking. We report a case of ING presenting as end-stage renal failure requiring hemodialysis.
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Yepez Kuri, J. I., Roman, C. L. T., Reddy, A., & Ahmed, Y. (2016). Idiopathic nodular glomerulosclerosis- a rare case. The Southwest Respiratory and Critical Care Chronicles, 4(16), 63-66. Retrieved from https://pulmonarychronicles.com/index.php/pulmonarychronicles/article/view/321
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