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(lam'ĕ-lăr, lă-mel'ăr),
1. Arranged in thin plates or scales. Synonym(s): lamellate, lamellated
2. Relating to lamellae.


(lə-mĕl′āt′, lăm′ə-lāt′)
1. Having, composed of, or arranged in lamellae.
2. Resembling a lamella.

lam′el·lat′ed adj.
lam′el·la′tion n.
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44,45) If a biopsy with IgA nephropathy shows true GBM splitting/ lamellation that is not clearly associated with subepithelial and/or subendothelial deposits, we will perform imunofluorescence studies for [[alpha].
The rationale for performing such staining on all cases of suspected TBMN is that heterozygous carriers of X-linked Alport syndrome (Figure 4, B), individuals with autosomal recessive Alport syndrome (Figure 4, C), and even some children with X-linked Alport syndrome (Figure 4, D) may show predominantly thin GBMs with little or no splitting or lamellation by EM.
The GBM of the male patient with AS measured 324 nm and presented typical changes of AS (namely, alternating areas of thin and thick GBM with splitting, lamellation, and granular inclusions).