Chronic glomerulonephritis

What is Chronic glomerulonephritis?

Glomerulonephritis that presents with persisting proteinuria, chronic renal failure, and hypertension, of insidious onset or as a late sequel of acute glomerulonephritis; the kidneys are symmetrically contracted and granular, with scarring and loss of glomeruli and the presence of tubular atrophy and interstitial fibrosis.

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My Grandmother died in 1943 @ 29 yrs old during a hospital stay of 16 days. The Death Cert identified the following. Immediate Cause of Death:...

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There are many causes of chronic glomerularnephritis
1. Rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis or crescentic glomerulonephritis
2. Focal...

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My Name is XXXXXXX and 23yrs old. Since 1 year, we found Protien in urine is fluctuating ++, + and sometimes NIL. I've attached the Biopsy report...

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You are suffering from proteinuric kidney disease. The biopsy shows significant sclerosis and chronicity. It suggests that whatever...

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Hi, my friend has been diagnoised with Grade II Renal Parenchymal. He has having Hypertension for the past 1.5 yrs. Few days back Renal Biopsy was...

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Likely chronic kidney disease

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