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Core Concepts in Parenchymal Kidney Disease

Fervenza, F.C., Lin, J., Sethi, S., Singh, A.K. (Eds.)

2014, XV, 418 p. 107 illus., 75 illus. in color.

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  • Comprehensive and up-to-date guide to diagnosing and treating parenchymal kidney diseases
  • Chapters feature illustrated pathology figures and clinical scenarios
  • Authored by leaders in glomerular and tubulointerstitial diseases

Core Concepts in Parenchymal Kidney Disease provides comprehensive and state-of-the-art information on the diagnosis, treatment, classification and pathogenesis of glomerular and tubulointerstitial diseases.  Chapters feature various clinical scenarios and are authored by a team of renowned experts in the field.  Experienced clinicians and trainees alike will find this authoritative reference to be a valuable resource and contribution to the literature.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Table of contents 

Chapter 1

General Approach to the Diagnosis and Management of Glomerular Diseases

David Philibert and Daniel C. Cattran

Chapter 2

Minimal Change Disease in Adults

Jonathan Hogan and Jai Radhakrishnan

Chapter 3

Childhood Onset Nephrotic Syndrome

Howard Trachtman, Matthew Sampson, Christine B. Sethna, and Debbie S. Gipson

Chapter 4

Focal and Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

Moumita Barua and Martin R. Pollak

Chapter 5

Membranous Nephropathy

Fernando C. Fervenza, Patrizia Passerini, Sanjeev Sethi, and Claudio Ponticelli

Chapter 6

Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis

Sanjeev Sethi and Fernando C. Fervenza

Chapter 7


Dario Roccatello and Antonello Pani

Chapter 8

IgA Nephropathy and Schöenlein-Henoch Purpura Nephritis

Antonello Pani and Dario Roccatello

Chapter 9

Anti-Glomerular Basement Membrane Disease

Alan D. Salama

Chapter 10

Pathogenesis and Management of ANCA-Associated Vasculitis

Ulrich Specks

Chapter 11

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and the Kidney

Brad H. Rovin, Daniel J. Birmingham, and Tibor Nadasdy

Chapter 12

Tropical Infectious Diseases and the Kidney

Elizabeth De Francesco Daher, Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior, Elvino Barros, and Domingos O. d’Avila

Chapter 13

Glomerular Diseases Associated with HIV, Hepatitis B, and Hepatitis C Infections

Jasmine Riviere Marcelin, Lynda A. Szczech, and Stacey Rizza

Chapter 14

Cytomegalovirus, BK and Other Viral Infections of the Kidney

Nathan W. Cummins and M. Rizwan Sohail

Chapter 15

Thrombotic Microangiopathies: Thrombus Formation due to Common or Related Mechanisms?

Peter F. Zipfel and Christine Skerka

Chapter 16

Thrombotic Microangiopathy Not Associated with the Classic/Idiopathic TTP-HUS

Qi Qian

Chapter 17

Renal Involvement by IgG4-Related Disease

Lynn D. Cornell

Chapter 18

The Collagen IV Nephropathies

Clifford E. Kashtan

Chapter 19

Other Glomerular Diseases

Richard J. Glassock

Chapter 20

Monoclonal Immunoglobulin Deposition Disease

Andrea G. Kattah and Nelson Leung

Chapter 21


Nelson Leung

Chapter 22

Glomerular Disease in Pregnancy

Andrew Smyth and Vesna D. Garovic

Chapter 23

Acute Interstitial Nephritis

Gerald B. Appel and Alice S. Appel

Chapter 24

Chronic Interstitial Nephritis

Rowan G. Walker, Timothy D. Hewitson, and Gavin J. Becker

Chapter 25

Reflux Nephropathy and Vesicoureteral Reflux

Marc Cendron

Chaper 26

Uric Acid and the Kidney

Duk-Hee Kang

Chapter 27


François Madore and Catherine Girardin


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