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Nephritis, Interstitial

Introduction: Nephritis, Interstitial

Description of Nephritis, Interstitial

Nephritis, Interstitial (medical condition): A condition which is characterized by disease of the renal interstitial...more »

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Interstitial nephritis:
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  »Symptoms of Interstitial nephritis

Nephritis, Interstitial: Inflammation of the interstitial tissue of the kidney. This term is generally used for primary inflammation of KIDNEY TUBULES and/or surrounding interstitium. For primary inflammation of glomerular interstitium, see GLOMERULONEPHRITIS. Infiltration of the inflammatory cells into the interstitial compartment results in EDEMA, increased spaces between the tubules, and tubular renal dysfunction.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Nephritis, Interstitial as a Disease

Nephritis, Interstitial: Another name for Interstitial nephritis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Interstitial nephritis
  »Symptoms of Interstitial nephritis

Nephritis, Interstitial: Related Diseases

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Causes of Nephritis, Interstitial

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Symptoms of Nephritis, Interstitial (Interstitial nephritis)

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Nephritis, Interstitial: Article Excerpts about Interstitial nephritis

Inflammation of the kidney cells that are not part of the fluid-collecting... (Source: excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK)

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