peritubular capillary

peritubular capillary

any of the capillaries around the proximal and distal convoluted tubules of the kidney.
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Comparative study for the detection of peritubular capillary C4d deposition in human renal allografts using different methodologies.
berghei demonstrated extensive cytoplasmic vacuolation in proximal tubular cells, thickened endothelial wall on peritubular capillary, and swollen rough endoplasmic reticulum and mitochondria.
In contrast to most renal IVLBCLs reported, in which the lymphomatous infiltrate is typically confined to either the glomerular (5) or the peritubular capillaries, (6) but not both, the current case exhibited the unique feature of simultaneous involvement of both the glomerular and peritubular capillary.