Glomerular kidney disease

Glomerular kidney disease

Disease of the kidney that affects the glomeruli, the part of the kidney that filters certain substances out of the blood.
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Further, supporting the strength of urinary nephrin mRNA in clinical utility, the level of mRNA was significantly greater in the urine of patients with glomerular kidney disease than healthy controls, and the level of urinary nephrin mRNA could differentiate between proliferative and nonproliferative disease [90].
Additionally, the level of urinary B7-1 mRNA was found to be enhanced in patients with glomerular kidney disease compared to that of healthy subjects [90].
Some areas explored are surgical palliative options for patients with hypoplastic left heart, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in children with glomerular kidney disease, genetics of intracerebral hemorrhage, arterial hypertension in children after the surgical repair of aortic coarctation, and the relationships between physical activity, tobacco consumption, body composition, and socioeconomic status as a function of the blood pressure among Spanish adolescents.