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What Is Crescentic Glomerulonephritis?

Glomerular crescents are dramatic lesions. That, together with their often rapid and devastating clinical presentation, help to account for the prominent attention they receive.  Trainees have their “differential diagnosis,” as defined by the three immunofluorescence patterns. 617 more words


Recap of AJKD Blog’s coverage of #KidneyWk 2015

Check out all of the coverage of the American Society of Nephrology’s 2015 Kidney Week in San Diego, California, by AJKD Blog’s Matt Sparks, Joel Topf, Edgar Lerma,  Magdalena Madero, Swapnil Hiremath, Jane Schell, Isaac Stillman, and… 146 more words

Meeting Coverage

#KidneyWk 2015: Not Just VEGF: Diabetes and the Endothelium

Diabetes and Diabetic Nephropathy (DN) were appropriately prominent topics at this year’s meeting.  Thursday’s afternoon session, “Glomerular Endothelial Cell Injury in Diabetic Nephropathy” was an important reminder that endothelial injury plays a critical role in this disease. 593 more words

Meeting Coverage

5 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Work Harder

Most of the time there’s no mystery to success–it comes down to simply putting in the hours and the sweat. But as we all know, the gap between knowing what’s required and actually getting yourself to do it can be vast. 76 more words