Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease


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Kim·mel·stiel-Wil·son dis·ease (KW),

(kim'ĕl-stēl wil'sŏn),
nephrotic syndrome and hypertension in patients with diabetes, associated with diabetic glomerulosclerosis.

Kim·mel·stiel-Wil·son syn·drome

, Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease (kim'ĕl-stēl wil'sŏn sin'drōm, di-zēz')
Nephrotic syndrome and hypertension in diabetic people, associated with diabetic glomerulosclerosis.

Kimmelstiel,

Paul, German pathologist in the U.S., 1900-1970.
Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease - Synonym(s): Kimmelstiel-Wilson syndrome
Kimmelstiel-Wilson syndrome - nephrotic syndrome and hypertension in diabetics, associated with diabetic glomerulosclerosis. Synonym(s): Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease

Wilson,

Clifford, English physician, 1906–.
Kimmelstiel-Wilson disease - Synonym(s): Kimmelstiel-Wilson syndrome
Kimmelstiel-Wilson syndrome - see under Kimmelstiel
Kimmelstiel–Wilson disease nodular hyaline deposits within kidney glomeruli associated with diabetes, albuminuria, hypertension and nephrotic oedema