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Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

Introduction: Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

Description of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental (medical condition): A rare kidney disorder involving scarring of parts of...more »

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Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis:
  »Introduction: Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  »Symptoms of Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  »Treatments for Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: A clinicopathological syndrome or diagnostic term for a type of glomerular injury that has multiple causes, primary or secondary. Clinical features include PROTEINURIA, reduced GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE, and EDEMA. Kidney biopsy initially indicates focal segmental glomerular consolidation (hyalinosis) or scarring which can progress to globally sclerotic glomeruli leading to eventual KIDNEY FAILURE.
Source: MeSH 2007

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: Related Topics

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Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: Rare Disease

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental as a Disease

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: Another name for Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  »Symptoms of Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis
  »Treatments for Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: Related Diseases

Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

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Symptoms of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental (Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis)

Some of the symptoms of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental incude:

Treatments for Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental (Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis)

Treatments for Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental (Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis) include:

  • Medication, dialysis, kidney transplant, low salt diet

Treatment of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental: For more treatment information about Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental, see treatment of Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental)

Terms associated with Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental:

Terms Similar to Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental:

  • Glomerulonephritis, Focal Sclerosing
  • Hyalinosis, Segmental Glomerular

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental

The following list attempts to classify Glomerulosclerosis, focal segmental into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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