tubulointerstitial nephropathy

tubulointerstitial nephropathy

a familial renal disease in Norwegian elkhounds; the disease is caused by a nonspecific renal lesion, by an unknown pathogenesis and obviously inherited but the inheritance mode is unknown.
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Medullary cystic kidney disease (MCKD) is a progressive tubulointerstitial nephropathy leading to end-stage renal disease (ESRD) and need for dialysis or kidney transplantation.
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Sections cover glomerular and vascular disease, urinary tract disease and tubulointerstitial nephropathy, structural and congenital abnormalities, conditions relating to hypertension, tubular disease, divalent ion metabolism, renal failure, and fluid/electrolyte/acid-base balance.