renopathy

renopathy

 [re-nop´ah-the]
any disease of the kidneys; nephropathy.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

re·nop·a·thy

(rē-nop'ă-thē),
A rarely used term for nephropathy.
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This manifestation is known as "metabolic memory." In the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial (DCCT), wherein conventional versus intensive insulin therapy were compared in type I diabetic patients, it was observed that intensive insulin regimen reduced the incidence or severity of diabetic renopathy, peripheral neuropathy, and retinopathy compared to patients who were on nonintensive insulin therapy [35].
Periportal fibrosis causes venous obstruction and portal blood hypertension and contributes to the development of splenomegaly and renopathy, severely affected patients develop esophageal varices, ascites, cachexia and renal failure, resulting in death in the absence of treatment (Weinstock, 1992; Johansen et al.
According to some authors, the marked increment of serum creatinine and uric acid levels in the infected group presented in this study are well indicators of schistosomal renopathy (Johansen et al.