mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis

mes·an·gi·al pro·lif·er·a·tive glo·mer·u·lo·ne·phri·tis

glomerulonephritis characterized clinically by nephrotic syndrome and histologically by diffuse glomerular increases in endocapillary and mesangial cells and in mesangial matrix; in some cases, there are mesangial deposits of IgM and complement.

mes·an·gi·al pro·lif·er·a·tive glo·mer·u·lo·ne·phri·tis

(mes-an'jē-ăl prō-lif'ĕr-ă-tiv glō-mer'yū-lō-nĕ-frī'tis)
Disorder characterized clinically by the nephrotic syndrome and histologically by diffuse glomerular increases in endocapillary and mesangial cells and in mesangial matrix; in some cases, there are mesangial deposits of IgM and complement.
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3%), mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis (MsPGN; 10.
Conclusion: In adult population mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis is the leading histopatho- logical entity in our set up followed by end stage renal disease.
19,20) There were six reports of mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis.
A renal biopsy sample showed endocapillary and mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis with abundant focal semilunes (Figure 2, panel A).
Mesangial proliferative glomerulonephritis combined with splenic infarction has been reported.