podocytopathy

podocytopathy

(pod″ŏ-sī-top′ă-thē) [ podo- + cyto- + -pathy]
Any disease that affects the podocytes of the glomerulus of the kidney, usually resulting in proteinuria.
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Mundel, "Role of angiotensin II in the development of nephropathy and podocytopathy of diabetes," Current Diabetes Reviews, vol.
If the podocytopathy is related to the underlying RCC, then surgical resection should be the appropriate therapy.